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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = waste_disposal
Waste container.jpg
A medium or large disposal bin, typically for bagged up household or industrial waste. Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in OSM Carto
Waste disposal-14.svg
Group: Waste Processing
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: approvedPage for proposal

Waste disposal is used for medium and large waste bins, typically for bagged up household or industrial waste. They may be in the street, but they are not primarily for use by passing pedestrians.

It does not include :

How to map

Place an node at the location of the bin and add the tag amenity=waste_disposal.

Tags to use in combination

  • waste=* to specify the type of waste.
  • access=* to specify the access. Mapping of objects unverifiable by general public is discouraged.
  • fee=* to specify if a fee is payable.
  • operator=* to specify the operator.
  • capacity=* to specify the capacity in m³.
  • location=underground for underground waste disposal systems.

Similar tags

See also