Tag:government=register_office

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Main entrance to the new Register Office, Holliday Wharf, Holliday Street - geograph.org.uk - 1628687.jpg
Description
Used to mark a register of births, marriages and deaths. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
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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: approved

Used to mark a register office, where births, marriages and deaths may be registered, and marriage and partnership ceremonies may be performed.

In the UK, a Register office is distinct from a registrar, who may have an office inside another municipal building solely for the purpose of taking registrations, not performing ceremonies.

How to map

Mark the boundary of the register office using an Area area or place a Node node in the middle of the site.

Tag it with office=government + government=register_office.

Tags used in combination

  • name=* - the name of this feature
  • addr=* - the address of this feature
  • opening_hours=* - hours of opening
  • website=* - website of this feature
  • phone=* - phone number of this feature
  • wheelchair=no/yes/limited - suitable for wheelchairs

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Automated edits are strongly discouraged unless you really know what you are doing!
If you know places with this tag, verify if it could be tagged with another tag.
Automated edits are strongly discouraged unless you really know what you are doing!