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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = bureau_de_change
Bureau de change electronic sign.jpg
An office that exchanges foreign currency and travellers cheques Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Rendering in OSM Carto
Bureau de change-14.svg
Group: financial facilities
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
Status: approvedPage for proposal

A bureau de change (also known as money changer or currency exchange) is a generally small office or kiosk that changes foreign bank notes and travelers cheques. It is an important amenity for tourists and in some countries, like the Philippines, is an important part of everyday life.

How to map

Set a node or draw as an area along the bureau de change outline. Tag it with amenity=bureau_de_change and name=*.

Tags used in combination

Similar tags

  • amenity=bankA bank with counter service offering a variety of financial services, often including money exchange.
  • amenity=atm – An automated teller machine or cash point.
  • amenity=money transferShops that are primarily dedicated to sending or receiving cash to or from other countries, a service offered by companies such as Western Union, Ria or Moneygram.