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Community housing provider type code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term292058
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006
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A code set representing the type of community housing provider.

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
1Housing association
2Housing cooperative
3Other community service organisation
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1   Housing association

A not-for-profit organisation that is managed by a committee and is often linked to other community support services. In housing associations, day-to-day management of the organisation is delegated to staff and/or volunteers. In some states and territories housing associations are legally incorporated and registered under state or territory community housing acts.

CODE 2    Housing cooperative

A not-for-profit organisation that is managed by the tenants (self-managed). In housing cooperatives, responsibility for day-to-day management is usually shared amongst tenant members on a voluntary basis. In some states and territories housing cooperatives are legally incorporated and registered under state or territory housing acts.

CODE 3    Other community service organisation

Not-for-profit organisations who provide housing assistance as part of their support services, such as welfare, church-based and local government organisations (e.g. Barnardos, St Vincent de Paul).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National Housing Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Community housing provider—organisation type, code N Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013

Service provider organisation—community housing provider type, code N Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013

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