Address type code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 05/10/2016|
Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012
|Definition:||A code set representing a type of address.|
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Business
This code is used to indicate an address that is the physical location of a business, an office or from where a service is delivered.
CODE 2 Mailing or postal
This code is used to indicate an address that is only for correspondence purposes.
CODE 3 Residential
This code is used to indicate where a person is living. Note that this code is not valid for organisations.
CODE 4 Temporary residential
Temporary accommodation address (such as for a person from rural Australia who is visiting an oncology centre for a course of treatment, or a person who usually resides overseas). Note that this is not valid for organisations.
CODE 9 Unknown/Not stated/inadequately described
This code may also be used where the person has no fixed address or does not wish to have their residential or a correspondence address recorded.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Address purpose code AA[A] Health, Standard 05/10/2016, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
Supersedes Address type code A Health, Superseded 04/05/2005
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person (address)—address type, code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016