Address—address status identifier, code AAA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Address status identifier
Synonymous names:Address official standing code
METeOR identifier:428979
Registration status:Health, Standard 05/10/2016
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
Definition:An official identifier assigned to an address for categorisation purposes, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Address—address status identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:AAA
Maximum character length:3
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
OFFOfficial address
VALValid alias address
INVInvalid alias address
OBSObsolete address
Supplementary values:
UNKNot stated/Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE OFF   Official address

This code indicates that the address and its component parts have been formally assigned by the responsible state jurisdiction/s.

CODE VAL   Valid alias address

This code indicates that the address is an acceptable alias to the official address by the responsible state jurisdiction/s.

CODE INV   Invalid alias address

This code indicates a non-official address, for example, a vanity address where a perceived up-market locality name is incorrectly used in place of the officially assigned locality name.

CODE OBS   Obsolete address

An address that is no longer valid, for example, where there is a change of street name, change of locality or where a RMB address previously used has been replaced by Rural Numbering.

CODE UNK   Not stated/unknown

Where the Address Status is not stated or unknown a null entry will 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.

Data element attributes

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

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Address details data dictionary Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Address status cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

DSS specific attributes +