Adoption—person who lodged an application for information, party to an adoption code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Person who lodged an application for information
METeOR identifier:650162
Registration status:Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Definition:

The person who lodged an application for information about an adoption, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Adoption—person who lodged an application for information

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Adopted person
2Adoptive mother
3Adoptive father
4Birth mother
5Birth father
6Other birth relative(s)
7Other adoptive relative(s)
8Child of adopted person
Supplementary values:
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Data are collected on applications for information from adult applicants (aged 18 years and over) who have gone through a screening process and have been identified as having an entitlement to receive information.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Adoption—application for information type, code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016

See also Adoption—application type, information/veto code N[N] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016

Supersedes Adoption—relationship of person who lodged an application, code N[N] Community Services (retired), Standard 20/05/2013

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Adoptions DSS 2013-16 Children and Families, Superseded 20/03/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Adoptions DSS 2016-17 Children and Families, Superseded 12/11/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Adoptions DSS 2017-18 Children and Families, Standard 12/11/2018

DSS specific attributes +