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Service provider organisation—early childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount, total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTuition fee schedule amount (early childhood education and care)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term557636
Registration status:Help on this termEarly Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015
Definition:Help on this term

The standard weekly tuition fee schedule amount for an early childhood education program reported by the service, measured in Australian dollars and cents.

Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—early childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termCurrency
Format:Help on this termN[NNNNN].NN
Maximum character length:Help on this term8
Unit of measure:Help on this termAustralian currency (AU$)
Unit of measure precision:Help on this term2

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This value domain must be expressed to two decimal places. Where there is a dollar value and no cent value, the cents must be expressed as .00 (e.g. 100.00).

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Exclude:

  • any additional charges, such as levies, meals or separate care services
  • any discounts or fee relief available
  • any voluntary contribution.

If fees are charged on a per day, per term or per year basis, the pro-rata equivalent weekly fee should be derived by taking into account the days per week, weeks per term and/or weeks per year the early childhood education program operates.

Collection methods:Help on this term

The standard tuition fee schedule amount for an early childhood education program should be collected for each early childhood education program available at the service.

Jurisdictions which adopt a two week reference period are required to derive their data to a representative reference week

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termEarly Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)

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Has been superseded by Service provider organisation—early childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount, total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN Early Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015

Supersedes Service provider organisation—preschool program weekly tuition fee schedule amount, total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN Early Childhood, Superseded 28/05/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2014 Early Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015

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