[talk-au] Copying address from business website?

Andrew Harvey andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 22 12:27:29 UTC 2019


I've just updated that osm file to use Title Case and addr:suburb instead
of addr:city.

On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 at 21:57, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Indeed, the OP's question was in Victoria. In Victoria, Vicmap data which
> is CC BY has had the OSMFs waiver completed, so we are able to use
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Australian_data_catalogue.
>
> http://results.openaddresses.io/sources/au/vic/statewide provides this as
> CSV, which can be converted to OSM format with
> https://github.com/openaddresses/oa2osm.
>
> Or you can download the result at: https://tianjara.net/data/oa-vic.osm.xz
>
> On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 at 20:37, Mateusz Konieczny <matkoniecz at tutanota.com>
> wrote:
>
>>
>> 22 Jul 2019, 05:04 by osm at oldfield.wattle.id.au:
>>
>> what is an acceptable way of getting an address if it is not obvious
>> during a site survey?
>>
>> I often simply ask someone - obviously,
>> it is not always feasible/ok but often
>> works well.
>>
>> Local government may have address
>> database on a suitable license.
>>
>> And it seems that it is ok to get data
>> from business website (
>> though not aggregators like Google maps)
>>
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