[Tagging] addresses on buildings

Marc Gemis marc.gemis at gmail.com
Tue Jan 7 07:35:50 UTC 2020


On Tue, Jan 7, 2020 at 1:32 AM Jarek PiĆ³rkowski <jarek at piorkowski.ca> wrote:
>
> On Mon, 6 Jan 2020 at 18:23, Dave F via Tagging
> <tagging at openstreetmap.org> wrote:
> > On 05/01/2020 18:37, Marc Gemis wrote:
> > > This depends on the country.
> > > It is "forbidden" to put the address on the building in Denmark,
> >
> > Hi
> >
> > Where does it say that? Where does it say it's forbidden to add address
> > data to building polygons in OSM?
>
> Of course nothing is truly forbidden in OSM as long as you are mapping
> in good faith ("any tags you like" spirit) but local community
> consensus can discourage some tagging schemes (such as separate ways
> for sidewalks in Germany) and this is likely what Marc had in mind
> when writing "forbidden" in quotation marks.

indeed, that's why I used quotation marks.



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