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Relationship to reference person within household code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270795
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 01/03/2005
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A code set representing a relationship to the reference person within a household.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Reference person/tenant
2Spouse/partner
3Son/daughter aged less than 16 years
4Son/daughter aged 16 years and over
5Resident aged less than 16 years
6Resident aged 16 years and over
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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Only the usual residents of the household are included.

CODE 1   Reference person

May be referred to as person 1, main tenant or tenant 1, principal tenant, household head on application or tenancy forms, or where the dwelling is being purchased, referred to as the mortgagee. Person must be aged 16 or over.

CODE 2   Spouse/partner

Include defacto, wife, husband and partner of the reference person/tenant.

CODES 3 and 4   Son/daughter

Include the son(s) or daughter(s) (or step son(s)/daughter(s)) of the reference person and/or spouse.

CODES 5 and 6   Resident

Include relatives other than son(s)/daughter(s) (step son(s)/daughter(s)), non-related carer, other non-related and non-family member(s).

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Person—relationship to household reference person, code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Person—relationship to reference person (household), code N Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

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