Address—address site name, text X[X(49)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Address site name
Synonymous names:Building property name; Primary complex name
METeOR identifier:429252
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013
Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018
Definition:The official place name or culturally accepted common usage name for an address site, as represented by text.
Data Element Concept:Address—address site name

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Text
Data type:String
Format:X[X(49)]
Maximum character length:50

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

This data element represents the name given to an entire building or address site.

Names of persons, associations or businesses should not be used as address site names.

Usage Examples:

  • Parliament House (Name of the building)
  • University of Melbourne (Site name of university campus – a complex)
  • Happy Valley Retirement Village (Site name of gated property – a complex)
  • Darwin Town Hall (Name of the building)
  • Blue Hills Farm (Name of the property) 

This data element is one of a number of items that can be used to create a primary address, as recommended by the AS 4590-2006 Interchange of client information standard. Components of the primary address are:

  • Address site (or Primary complex) name
  • Address number or number range
  • Road name (name/type/suffix)
  • Locality
  • State/Territory
  • Postcode (optional)
  • Country (if applicable).

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:

Is used in the formation of Address—address line, text X[X(179)] Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019, Health, Standard 13/03/2015, Early Childhood, Standard 24/07/2018, Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015, ACT Health, Final 02/01/2019

Supersedes Person (address)—building/property name, text X[X(29)] Health, Superseded 07/12/2011, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Supersedes Service provider organisation (address)—building/property name, text X[X(29)] Health, Superseded 07/12/2011, Indigenous, Archived 13/03/2015, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Address components cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Address details cluster Health, Standard 04/08/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

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

Community housing and Indigenous community housing service provider organisation address details cluster Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013
Indigenous, Endorsed 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Community housing dwelling address details cluster Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care DSS 2015-17 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Indigenous, Archived 27/02/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2017–18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
Indigenous, Archived 22/10/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishment address details DSS Health, Superseded 04/08/2016

DSS specific attributes +