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Person—funding indicator, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIndividual funding indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term323170
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
Definition:Help on this term

Whether a person is currently receiving individualised funding from a service provider/program as represented by a code. 

Data Element Concept:Person—funding indicator

Value domain attributes

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
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Individualised funding should have all of the following characteristics:

  • the funding dollars are provided from with program funds;
  • funding dollars are allocated to an individual on the basis of needs assessment, funding application or similar process;
  • these funding dollars may be directly under the control of the individual or their carer/advocate; or may be managed by or in consultation with a service provider to access a range of services for the individual; or may be given directly to the service provider who providers the service to the individual;
  • the funding is transportable and able to move with the individual if they choose to use another service;
  • the individual funding package is generally related to a policy ethos of fostering individual choice and autonomy.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

CSTDA NMDS Network.

Origin:Help on this term

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set (CSTDA NMDS) collection. Data Guide: data items and definitions 2006-07.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Person—funding indicator, yes/no/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS (July 2008) Community Services (retired), Superseded 11/11/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS - 1 July 2006 Community Services (retired), Superseded 14/12/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2009-10 Community Services (retired), Superseded 15/12/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2010-11 Community Services (retired), Superseded 15/12/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2011-12 Community Services (retired), Superseded 13/03/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2012-14 Community Services (retired), Standard 13/03/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2014-15 Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Proposed 23/04/2014

DSS specific attributes +
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