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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = sanitary_dump_station
Place for depositing human waste from a toilet holding tank. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: waste processing
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
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Status: approvedPage for proposal

Facility for depositing human waste from a toilet holding tank, intended for use by land based users such as operators of motorhomes and long haul trucks.

If the facility is open to both marine and land based users, double tag waterway=sanitary_dump_station + amenity=sanitary_dump_station.

See Toilet Holding Tank Disposal for details.

How to map

Tag a node or area with

If known, considering adding the following tags:

  • fee=* - tag yes if there is a direct (or indirect) charge to use this facility. Some services might be free, and others paid. If this is the case, you could clarify by using water_point:fee etc.
  • access=network/customers/destination/yes - network - regional networks where a key or code can be obtained in advance. destination or customers - restricted to registered guests of a facility only. private Please do not tag private dump stations: tag only stations a member of the public can use. public is deprecated, use access=yes instead.
  • network=* - Name the network, if needed.
  • opening_hours=* - if different from the enclosing area
  • composting=* - if the waste disposed of is composted on site.

You can also mark an existing feature as having a dump station:

Sample pictures

Traffic signs

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