[OSM-talk] Access restricted or with administrative authorization

"Marc Schütz" schuetzm at gmx.net
Tue Jul 8 13:05:06 BST 2008

> In Protected Areas (like National Parks), there are frequently
> footways where you have to ask for an authorization by the park
> authorities if you want to walk throught. I'm searching the way to tag
> this in the 'access' and 'foot' wiki pages, but I'm not sure of how to
> use them. The nearest one is foot='private' (the owner may give
> permission on an individual basis), but I think that these are not
> private ways (are owned by the state, nor by a individual). Do you
> think that would be necesary a new value for this tag?:
> foot/access='authorizable' Any way, the most important is: how would
> you tag indications about how to obtain this authorization?

There is a proposed extension to the access tag that comes even closer:

I added a comment there.

Regards, Marc

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