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Purchase Unit Data Dictionary 2020/21

Version v25.1 for use from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021

Last updated 21 August 2020

PUDD v25.1

Version 25.1 of the Purchase unit data dictionary (PUDD) contains purchase unit codes for counting or contracting for health services for the 2020/21 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.

A separate file with the purchase unit codes for reporting to National Collections is avaialble. 


Changes Sheets for 2020/21

The Changes sheet for the PUDD v25.1 are combined with the changes for V24.2 and can be found here

New codes for the COVID-19 response have been added from version v24.2, and are listed in the COVID-19 change sheets 

Changes to the PUDD v25 have been consulted on with the sector.

All new changes will shortly be added to the Combined changes sheets v16-v25.1, so they will contain all changes up to the current version of the PUDD. 

Changes Sheet for PUDD version 25.2 is currently being consulted on and can be found here.  

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