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

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Tuition fee schedule amount (early childhood education and care)
METeOR identifier:602341
Registration status:Early Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015
Definition:

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 attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Service provider organisation—early childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount
METeOR identifier:608317
Registration status:Early Childhood, Standard 01/06/2015
Definition:

The standard weekly tuition fee schedule amount for an early childhood education program reported by the service.

Object class:Service provider organisation
Property:Early childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN
METeOR identifier:270684
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 01/03/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015
Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 30/11/2007
Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018
Definition:Total number of Australian dollars and cents.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Currency
Format:N[NNNNN].NN
Maximum character length:8
Unit of measure:Australian currency (AU$)
Unit of measure precision:2

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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:

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:

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:Early Childhood Data Sub Group (ECDSG)

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

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childhood education program weekly tuition fee schedule amount, total Australian currency N[NNNNN].NN Early Childhood, Superseded 01/06/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2016 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2017 Early Childhood, Superseded 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Early Childhood Education and Care: Aggregate NMDS 2018 Early Childhood, Standard 24/07/2018

DSS specific attributes +