Address purpose code AA[A]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:428903
Registration status:Health, Standard 05/10/2016
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
Definition:A code set representing the role or use of an address.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:AA[A]
Maximum character length:3
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
PRPrimary property address
SECSecondary property address
RESResidential address
TEMTemporary accommodation
BUSBusiness address
OVSAddress when overseas
DELDelivery address
POSPostal/correspondence address
OTHOther address
Supplementary values:
UNKNot stated/unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

PR   Primary property address

The property address normally used by the client. (These addresses desirably should have been assigned by a Council).

NOTE: Where this is the principal place of residence of the client the residential code should be used.

SEC   Secondary property address

The address of an additional property attached to the client.

RES   Residential address

The address of the principal place of residence for the client.

TEM   Temporary accommodation

The address where the client is resident for a temporary period.

BUS   Business address

The address of the principal place of business for the client.

OVS   Address when overseas

The address used by the client when overseas.

DEL   Delivery address

The address used for goods delivery purposes.

POS   Postal/correspondence address

The address used by the client for receipt of correspondence.

OTH   Other address

Any other purpose not listed above.

UNK   Not stated/unknown

To be used in instances where the address purpose is not stated or unknown. A null entry should be recorded.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Standards Australia 2006. AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Address type code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Supersedes Organisation address type code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Address—purpose of address, code AA[A] Health, Standard 05/10/2016
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012