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Person (address)—lot/section identifier, N[X(14)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termLot/section number (person)
Synonymous names:Help on this termAustralian lot number, section, allotment
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270031
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/10/2016
Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012
Definition:Help on this termThe unique identifier for the lot/section of the location where a person resides.

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Person (address)—lot/section identifier
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269502
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/10/2016
Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012
Definition:Help on this termThe lot/section identifier of the location where a person resides.
Object class:Help on this termPerson
Property:Help on this termLot/section identifier

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Identifier N[X(14)]
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270614
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Community Services (retired), Standard 25/09/2005
Definition:Help on this termA combination of alphanumeric characters that identify an entity.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIdentifier
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN[X(14)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term15

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This standard is suitable for postal purposes as well as the physical identification of addresses.

A lot number shall be used only when a street number has not been specifically allocated or is not readily identifiable with the property.

For identification purposes, the word 'Lot' or 'Section' should precede the lot number and be separated by a space.

Examples are as follows:

Section 123456

Lot 716

Lot 534A

Lot 17 Jones Street

Collection methods:Help on this termThe lot/section number is positioned before the Street name and type, located in the same line containing the Street name.
Comments:Help on this termLot/section numbers are generally used only until an area has been developed.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termAS 4590 Interchange of client information, Australia Post Address Presentation Standard
Reference documents:Help on this termAS4846 Health Care Provider Identification, 2006, Sydney: Standards Australia

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Address—lot number, identifier X[XXXXX] Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013, Health, Standard 05/10/2016, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Supersedes Lot/section number, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.3 KB)

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

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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

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