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Recipient—type of shared accommodation, code AAA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termType of shared accommodation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term639201
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The type of shared accommodation in which a recipient resides, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Recipient—type of shared accommodation

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAAA
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
BALBoarder or lodger
COMCommunity housing (not in Repository)
DATUnknown, customer selected for data collection mail out
EXELives in shared accommodation, exempt
FMRFollow-up of circumstances (not in Repository)
LWJLives with parents, joint leasing
LWPLives with parents
NASDoes not live in shared accommodation
RCOLives in a residential college or hostel in the academic year
RECLives with recipient child only
SHHShares accommodation with homeowner
SHRLives in shared accommodation
XSHExempt from Sharers rate
NAPNo description found in category element
MissingNo value

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

BAL   Boarder or lodger

Boarder means that some regular meals are provided. Lodgings means no meals are provided.

'Sharers rate' is a provision under Social Security Law, where a lower rate of rent assistance applies. Refer to the Guide to Social Security Law Sharers Provisions for RA.

'Not in repository' means that an accommodation type does not fit the other codes for rent assistance.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this term

This information is required in order to reduce rent assistance for single pensioners who are sharing accommodation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Government Department of Social Services

Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Government 2017. Guides to Social Policy Law. Guide to Social Security Law. Viewed 24 April 2017,

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Accommodation Cluster Commonwealth Department of Social Services (retired), Standard 20/06/2018

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