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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = payment_centre
A non-bank place, where people can pay bills of public and private services and taxes. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Amenities
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: in usePage for proposal

A payment centre is a non-bank place, where people can pay bills of public and private services and taxes. It is usually attended by a (human) teller.

Usually, a payment centre it's an exclusive place to provide this service of collecting, although it can also be inside a supermarket, kiosk, gas station, etc. It is composed of several boxes, operated by a human cashier, where people are arranged in rows and when is his turn pays cash for their services and taxes.

How to map

Tag it with amenity=payment_centre, combined with brand=* or network=* (with "Rapipago", "Pago Fácil", "Cobro Express", or other values).

Tags used in combination

  • name=* - the name of this feature
  • operator=* - indicates the operator or name of the company operating this feature
  • brand=* - the brand this feature belongs to
  • opening_hours=* - hours of opening
  • addr=* - the address


The apps for Android "Magic Earth" and "OsmAnd", shows an icon for payment centre and could be used in Mapnik.

Examples for Rapipago, Magic Earth and OsmAnd apps for Android:

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Common Tagging Mistakes

This tag is in replacement of the previous amenity=payment_center, which until now it was used (British English is preferred rather than American English).

Previously (even it remain in the present), many payment centre were erroneously labeled as Atm. This tag, payment_centre, should not be confused with amenity=payment_terminal, which themselves are similar to ATM.

If you know places with this tag, verify if it could be tagged with another tag.
Automated edits are strongly discouraged unless you really know what you are doing!

Similar tags

See also

Proposed features/Payment centre