Housing assistance agency—total rent collected (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(9)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Total rent collected
METeOR identifier:270347
Registration status:Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Definition:The total amount of rent paid to a housing assistance agency by all households for the financial year in dollars and cents.
Data Element Concept:Housing assistance agency—total rent collected

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Currency
Maximum character length:10
Unit of measure:Australian currency (AU$)

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:


  • rent arrears collected in the year ending 30 June for the current and previous years; and
  • prepaid rent collected in the year ending 30 June for the current and subsequent years.


  • arrears still outstanding at the end of the period.

Rent paid by individual households is defined as Household-rent paid (weekly), total Australian currency.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Housing Data Development Committee
Origin:Public rental housing data manual 2001-02

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Household—rent paid (weekly), total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN Housing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006

Has been superseded by Service provider organisation—total household rent collected, Australian currency N[N(8)].NN Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Supersedes Total rent collected, version 1, DE, NHADD, NHDAMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.5 KB)