Client—consent indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Consent indicator
METeOR identifier:689402
Registration status:Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

An indicator of whether the client has provided consent for personal information to be sent to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Client—consent indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Yes  

Information has been provided to the client about the sending of personal information to the Institute of Health and Welfare and they have given their consent to being involved.

CODE 2   No    

The client has been asked to give consent but has refused, or if consent was not obtained for other reasons.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Client—consent obtained indicator, yes/no code N Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010, Homelessness, Superseded 10/08/2018, Indigenous, Endorsed 08/10/2014, Community Services (retired), Standard 30/11/2007

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Specialist Homelessness Services NMDS 2019- Homelessness, Standard 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +