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Public-images-osm logo.svg consulate = consular_agency
Osm element tag.svg
An office offering only consular services to citizens of the sending country (no visa services). Edit or translate this description.
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


Use to specify the type of consulate (a diplomatic office or government office which offers consular services). This tag is used for an office offering consular services (for example, passport only to citizens of the sending country.

How to map

Requires office=diplomatic with diplomatic=consulate on a node node or on a closed way area (area).

The following values for optional tags describing available services are implied, but may be added for clarity: