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Dwelling—housing program type, community housing code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCommunity housing program type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term662985
Registration status:Help on this termHousing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017
Definition:Help on this term

The type of community housing program under which a dwelling has been allocated, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Dwelling—housing program type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
1Long term community housing
2Short to medium term housing
3Boarding/ rooming house
4Joint venture
5National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Long-term community housing

A dwelling where households are expected to reside for contiguous tenancy rental agreement(s) of 52 weeks in duration or more.

CODE 2   Short to medium term housing

A dwelling where households are expected to reside for less than 52 weeks.

CODE 3   Boarding/rooming house

A boarding house building as defined at

CODE 4  Joint venture

A dwelling funded under joint venture arrangements where the purpose of the arrangement is to provide housing which falls into the scope of community housing.

CODE 5  National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)

A dwelling funded by the National Rental Affordability Scheme. Where a dwelling is an NRAS dwelling, code it as NRAS even though another program type may also apply (for example, an NRAS dwelling which is also long-term community housing).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Dwelling—housing program type, community housing code N[N] Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Community Housing DSS 2018- Housing assistance, Standard 10/05/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Dwelling file cluster (Mainstream community housing) Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

DSS specific attributes +
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