Community Services, Superseded 06/02/2012 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
The concatenation of a person's street type and street suffix resulting in a name that identifies a public thoroughfare and differentiates it from others in the same suburb/town/locality, as represented by text.
To be used in conjunction with street type. To be used in conjunction with street suffix.
Where suburb/town/locality, state/territory and Postcode - Australian are insufficient to assign a Statistical Local Area (SLA) code from the Australian Standard Geographical Classification (Australian Bureau of Statistics, Cat. No. 1216.0), the Street name metadata item in conjunction with street type, house/property identifier and street suffix should also be used.
Source and reference attributes
Health Data Standards Committee
Australia Post Address Presentation Standard
AS4846 Health Care Provider Identification, 2006, Sydney: Standards Australia