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

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Community housing program type
METeOR identifier:662985
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 30/08/2017

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:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
1Long term community housing
2Short to medium term housing
3Boarding/ rooming house
4Joint venture
5National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS)
Supplementary values:
99Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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 http://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/327408.

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:

 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Dwelling—housing program type, community housing code N[N] Housing assistance, Superseded 30/08/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
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 +