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Person—reason services not provided, code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termReason(s) services not provided
METeOR identifier:Help on this term400286
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termThe reason(s) services were not provided to a person seeking assistance, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—reason(s) services not provided

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Person did not accept service
2Person wanted different services
3Agency was in the wrong area
4Agency had no accommodation available
5Agency had no other services available
6Agency had insufficient staff
7Agency was inappropriate, wrong target group
8Agency's facilities were not appropriate for a person with special needs
9Person was refused service/ person did not meet criteria
10No fee-free services, available at the time of request
11Other

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This item provides information about why agencies are unable to meet people's requests for services.

There may be more than one reason why services are not provided to people seeking them. This data element is used to collect all of these reasons.

Collection methods:Help on this term

The permissible values for this data element are used to form the response categories to the question:

'Which one of the following reason(s) best describes why the person was not provided assistance?'

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Person—main reason accommodation not offered, SAAP code N[NN] Community Services (retired), Superseded 01/07/2011

Has been superseded by Person—reason service not provided, code N[N] Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

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

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2011 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Superseded 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2012-13 Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
Homelessness, Superseded 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2013-14 Housing assistance, Superseded 26/08/2014
Homelessness, Superseded 26/08/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2014-15 Housing assistance, Superseded 24/11/2016
Homelessness, Superseded 24/11/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2015-17 Homelessness, Superseded 24/11/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2017-19 Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +
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