[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - (consulate)

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Mon Oct 22 22:21:25 UTC 2018

On 22/10/18 21:32, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> Am Mo., 22. Okt. 2018 um 01:17 Uhr schrieb Johnparis 
> <okosm at johnfreed.com <mailto:okosm at johnfreed.com>>:
>     I guess this means I am leaning towards Warin's argument. There
>     are only 445 objects tagged amenity=embassy (if I read Taginfo
>     correctly) so this would be pretty simple.
> as of now there are almost 11500 amenity=embassy
> https://taginfo.openstreetmap.org/tags/amenity=embassy

Very few of them have the tag diplomatic=* !!!!

So I looked in 'my' area .. most of them did not have diplomatic=*.

So I have added the tag diplomatic based on the location (capital/non 
capital) and the content of the name (embassy/high commission/consulate 
95 have been tagged embassy/high_commission in the capital.
And I have added some 33 consulates, 55 consulate generals.
They did conform to the 'rule' of embassy/high commission only in the 

Looks to be a relatively simple job... I don't think there should be any 
problem to adding the diplomatic tag as I have done using the 
information all ready available in OSM, but for safety checked with the 
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