|access = no|
|The way is prohibited to be used by the general public.|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: in use|
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Similar pages for structural reference: Tag:railway=tram, Tag:waterway=dock.
The access=no tag indicates that the road is not to be used by the general public, with stronger interdiction than the access=private tag. An example would be access roads into military or government facilities. At the entry point, these roads may have barrier=bollards, a barrier=gate, or another type of barrier.
Routing programs should avoid roads tagged exclusively with access=no.
See access=* to see in detail how access restrictions are defined. E.g. a road tagged access=no and psv=yes generally withdraws any legal right of way but permits public service vehicles. A routing program in psv mode may use this way.
- Gated access with security personnel - proposal