Out-of-home placement financial payment indicator code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008|
A code set representing whether a child protection authority has made a financial contribution toward an out-of-home placement.
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Child protection authority made a direct financial contribution
Child protection authority (or their delegate) made a direct financial contribution – where a payment was made to fund the placement, such as a foster care allowance, relative/kin allowance, or funded the residential care facility or the family group home to place clients of the child protection authority.
CODE 2 Child protection authority made no financial contribution
Child protection authority made no financial contribution – did not make any financial contribution outside of staffing costs, e.g. workers time.
CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described
Note: A delegate exisits where out-of-home care services have been out-sourced and a non-government organisation has been provided with the authority to place children in out-of-home care. These organisations must be funded by the child protection authority. This item should be recorded as if the organisation was the child protection authority.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Financial payment for out-of-home care code N[N] Children and Families, Superseded 03/11/2021, Community Services (retired), Recorded 11/10/2014
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Service episode—financial payment indicator, out-of-home placement code N Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008