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A diplomatic liaison office Edit or translate this description.
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: approvedPage for proposal

Liaison offices include government-to-government offices lacking embassy or consular status. This category explicitly includes subnational government offices abroad.

Examples include:

  • State of Virginia Office in New Delhi, India;
  • American Institute in Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office, Washington, D.C.;[4]
  • Taliban Office in Doha, Qatar.

How to map

Tag diplomatic=liaison together with office=diplomatic on a node node placed at the centrepoint of the office, or on a closed way (area) area drawn around the perimeter of the area.

liaison=* may be used to specify the type of diplomatic liaison office, with the values of liaison=liaison_office, liaison=representative_office or liaison=subnational

Tags to use in combination