Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Number of applicants on waiting list|
|Registration status:||Housing assistance, Standard 03/07/2014|
|Definition:||The total number of households on a service provider organisation's record or list of applicants waiting for the provision of services.|
|Data Element Concept:||Service provider organisation—waiting list|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||4|
|Unit of measure:||Tenancy/rental unit|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Count the total number of applicants/households on the community housing waiting list at the end of the reference period.
Exclude: Potential applicants/households still awaiting eligibility assessment at the end of the reference period.
Note: The waiting list information used in this indicator requires that all applicants, at the end of the reference period:
• are still eligible for community housing; and
• still wish to pursue their application.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Service provider organisation—waiting list, total people N[NNN] Housing assistance, Superseded 01/05/2013
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
Community Housing DSS 2018- Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019
Community housing waiting list cluster Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017
Community housing waiting list cluster Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017