Address—suburb/town/locality name, text X[X(45)]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Suburb/town/locality name within address|
|Synonymous names:||Suburb name; Locality name|
|Definition:||The name of the locality/suburb of the address, as represented by text.|
|Data Element Concept:||Address—suburb/town/locality name|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||46|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
The suburb/town/locality name may be a town, city, suburb or commonly used location name such as a large agricultural property or Aboriginal community.
This metadata item may be used to describe the location of an organisation or person. It can be a component of a street or postal address.
If used for mailing purposes, the format of this data element should be upper case. Refer to Australia Post Address Presentation Standard. Any forced abbreviations shall be done by truncation from the right.
This data element is one of a number of items that can be used to create a primary address, as recommended by the AS 4590-2006 Interchange of client information standard. Components of the primary address are:
|Comments:||Official locality names and their associated boundary extents are assigned by relevant state naming committees/protocols. Their correct usage is encouraged.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Origin:||Standards Australia 2006. AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information. Sydney: Standards Australia.|
|Related metadata references:|
See also Address—statistical area, level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2011) N(9)
See also Address—statistical area, level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2016) N(9)
See also Address—statistical area, level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS Edition 3) N(9)
Supersedes Person (address)—suburb/town/locality name, text A[A(49)]
Supersedes Service provider organisation (address)—suburb/town/locality name, text A[A(49)]
Supersedes Workplace (address)—suburb/town/locality name, text A[A(49)]
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
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