Thing > Intangible > StructuredValue > ContactPoint

A contact point—for example, a Customer Complaints department.

PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from ContactPoint
areaServed AdministrativeArea    or
GeoShape    or
Place    or
The geographic area where a service or offered item is provided.
availableLanguage Language    or
A language someone may use with or at the item, service or place. Please use one of the language codes from the <a href="">IETF BCP 47 standard</a>. See also <a class="localLink" href="">inLanguage</a>
contact Organization    or
Person for whom this is a ContactPoint
contactOption ContactPointOption  An option available on this contact point (e.g. a toll-free number or support for hearing-impaired callers).
contactType Text  A person or organization can have different contact points, for different purposes. For example, a sales contact point, a PR contact point and so on. This property is used to specify the kind of contact point.
email Text  Email address.
faxNumber Text  The fax number.
hoursAvailable OpeningHoursSpecification  The hours during which this service or contact is available.
productSupported Product    or
The product or service this support contact point is related to (such as product support for a particular product line). This can be a specific product or product line (e.g. "iPhone") or a general category of products or services (e.g. "smartphones").
serviceArea AdministrativeArea    or
GeoShape    or
The geographic area where the service is provided.
telephone Text  The telephone number.
Properties from StructuredValue
Properties from Intangible
Properties from Thing
additionalProperty PropertyValue  A property-value pair representing an additional characteristics of the entitity, e.g. a product feature or another characteristic for which there is no matching property in<br/><br/> Note: Publishers should be aware that applications designed to use specific properties (e.g.,,, ...) will typically expect such data to be provided using those properties, rather than using the generic property/value mechanism.
additionalType URL  An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
alternateName Text  An alias for the item.
description Text  A description of the item.
detailedDescription Article  An article which is a detailed description of the entity. The entity should be the primary focus of the article.
disambiguatingDescription Text  A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.
identifier PropertyValue    or
Text    or
The identifier property represents any kind of identifier for any kind of <a class="localLink" href="">Thing</a>, such as ISBNs, GTIN codes, UUIDs etc. provides dedicated properties for representing many of these, either as textual strings or as URL (URI) links. See <a href="/docs/datamodel.html#identifierBg">background notes</a> for more details.
image ImageObject    or
An image of the item. This can be a <a class="localLink" href="">URL</a> or a fully described <a class="localLink" href="">ImageObject</a>.
internal_info Thing  Container for storing arbitrary protos in Thing
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork    or
Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See <a href="/docs/datamodel.html#mainEntityBackground">background notes</a> for details.
name Text  The name of the item.
namePronunciation TextPronunciation  A specification for pronouncing the name.
popularityScore PopularityScoreSpecification  A score indicating how popular the entity is within the given region and relevant to the given keyword/genre. Items with higher scores are more popular than items with lower scores.
potentialAction Action  Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
sameAs URL  URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Wikidata entry, or official website.
subjectOf CreativeWork    or
A CreativeWork or Event about this Thing.
type Text  Auto added type field.
url URL  URL of the item.

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