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Purchase Unit Data Dictionary 2019/20

Version 24.2 for use from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Last updated 10 July 2020

PUDD v24.2

Version 24.2 of the Purchase unit data dictionary (PUDD) contains purchase unit codes for counting or contracting for health services for the 2019/20 financial year. It includes new codes developed for the COVID-19 repsonse and other new codes, neither have been consulted with the sector through the regular process. 

PUDD Changes Sheets

The PUDD changes sheets contain information and rationale for amendments to the purchase units and for new  or retired codes in each version of the PUDD. Changes from versions 16 to v24.1 of the PUDD are available in the Combined Changes Sheets PUDD v16 to v24.1.

Changes sheets for v24.2 and v25.1

The changes sheet for the update to the current versions 24.2 and v25.1 can be found here

Changes sheets for COVID-19 purchase unit codes

A list of new purchase unit codes for COVID-19 related funding and services is available here, and will be updated with new codes regularly:

COVID-19 purchase unit codes- 10 July (xlsx, 18.81kb)

The purchase unit codes have been added to v24.2 and v25 of the purchase unit data dictionary. 

Previous PUDD version 24.1

Version 24.1 of the Purchase unit data dictionary (PUDD) contains purchase unit codes for counting or contracting for health services for the 2019/20 financial year.

The file of purchase unit codes for reporting to National collections is also available for download.

Note: The proposed changes to the community referred tests regarding the unit of measure have not been implemented. Further work and consultation will be undertaken.

 

Feedback or queries on the data dictionary and purchase unit codes can be sent to [email protected].