Person (address)—street suffix, code A[A]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Street suffix code (person)
METeOR identifier:270022
Registration status:Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012
Definition:The abbreviated suffix that identifies the type of street where a person resides, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person (address)—street suffix

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:A[A]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
CNCentral
EEast
EXExtension
LRLower
NNorth
NENorth East
NWNorth West
SSouth
SESouth East
SWSouth West
UPUpper
WWest

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

To be used in conjunction with street name. To be used in conjunction with street type.

For example:

Browns Rd W

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:AS4590 Interchange of client information, Australia Post Address Presentation Standard

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Address—complex road suffix, street suffix code A[A] Health, Standard 05/10/2016, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Has been superseded by Address—road suffix, street suffix code A[A] Health, Standard 05/10/2016, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Is used in the formation of Person (address)—address line, text X[X(179)] Health, Standard 04/05/2005, Community Services (retired), Standard 30/09/2005

Is used in the formation of Person (address)—health address line, text X[X(179)] Health, Superseded 04/05/2005

Supersedes Street suffix code, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.9 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Health care client identification DSS Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

Health care client identification DSS Health, Retired 20/03/2013

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Retired 20/03/2013