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Address.locality on city-states

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Hi GMB guys,

 

I recognised that the locality field of the Address Object is always empty for my Singapore locations.

 

https://mybusiness.googleapis.com/v3/accounts/117847747442897233878/locations/16968126909933759195

https://mybusiness.googleapis.com/v3/accounts/117422723659296548731/locations/14399074206612957417

 

Is this a special case for Singapore? What about other city-states like Monaco or Vatican City?

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Hi @Frank K,

 

Yes, the address object doesn’t require locality for Singapore. But it is necessary to mention locality field for city-states like Monaco or Vatican City when you create a new location via the Google My Business API. Unfortunately, we don’t have a list of cities which don’t require locality.

 

Please let us know if you have any other questions about Google My Business API.

 

Thanks,

The Google My Business API team

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I have taken a look into the GMB accounts I mentioned before. It seems, that for Singapore the City(Locality) is disabled. See pictures.

withoutCity.pngwithCity.png

 

Can you confirm, that this is the case only for the City of Singapore? Are there other cities where I can find this behavior as well?

 

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Google Employee

Hi @Frank K,

 

Yes, the address object doesn’t require locality for Singapore. But it is necessary to mention locality field for city-states like Monaco or Vatican City when you create a new location via the Google My Business API. Unfortunately, we don’t have a list of cities which don’t require locality.

 

Please let us know if you have any other questions about Google My Business API.

 

Thanks,

The Google My Business API team