Centrelink payments on prison release code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:625254
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016

A code set representing types of Centrelink payments to released prisoners.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
1Income support including disability support
2Crisis payment (single payment)
3Both income support and crisis payment
Supplementary values:

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

For use in Prisoner health data collections. If this value domain is to be used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

CODE 2   Crisis payment (single payment)

Crisis payment is a one off payment which may be used to cover costs such as food, clothing and shelter once the prisoner has been released.

CODE 9   Unknown

To be used when the prisoner is unsure on which payment they may be receiving.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Department of Human Services 2015. All payments and services. Viewed 25 November 2015, http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/#A2ZI

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Centrelink payments on release code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Prison dischargee—type of Centrelink payment on prison release, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016