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Child protection identifier NX[X(11)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term459387
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 19/08/2011
Definition:Help on this term

A combination of alphanumeric characters that identify an entity within the child protection system.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIdentifier
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNX[X(11)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term13
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
97Not applicable

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A state and territory identifier should be the first character of the ID (N), according to the following Australian Bureau of Statistics' standard:

1. New South Wales

2. Victoria

3. Queensland

4. South Australia

5. Western Australia

6. Tasmania

7. Northern Territory

8. Australian Capital Territory

Note that 9. Other Territories (i.e. Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island and Jervis Bay Territory are not separately identified in the child protection data collection.

All alphabetic characters must be in uppercase.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Identifier NX[X(13)] Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Carer household—household identifier, child protection identifier NX[X(11)] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 21/02/2014

Person—person identifier, child protection NX[X(11)] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 19/08/2011

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