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Household—application allocation indicator, yes/no code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termWaitlist application indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term444367
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017
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An indicator of whether a household's application for services remains on a waitlist, or has been removed from a waitlist due to the allocation of services, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Household—application allocation indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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Record CODE 1 if the application has been removed from the waitlist, as a result of the household being allocated services. Allocation of services does not necessarily mean the service has been received by the household, however it means the household will receive the service.


Record CODE 2 if the application remains on the waitlist. Households on the waiting list have not been allocated services.

CODE 9   Not stated/inadequately described

Record if the status of the application is not stated/inadequately described.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Household—application allocation indicator, yes/no code N Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Waitlist (housing assistance) cluster Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

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