Getting help

OpenStreetMap is a decentralised, volunteer-run project so there’s no single contact e-mail address for your queries. Instead, our community’s knowledge can help resolve any issues you might have.

Other tutorials on switching to OSM

Editing OpenStreetMap


Community resources

Press enquiries

Please contact the OSM Foundation’s Communications Working Group.

About this site

Site co-ordinated by Richard Fairhurst with huge amounts of help from the OpenStreetMap community.

Comments or suggestions? Please make contact via IRC at the first instance, or add an issue (not a pull request) at Please do not mail the site administrators.