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468 Postal address - country name


A name representing the country of postal address of a student/applicant.


Version: 6.0
First year: 2015
Last year: -
Element name: Postal address - country name

Code format:

Data Type: Alphanumeric
Units: Code (alphanumeric)
Width: 20


Any​ Country of postal address​

Coding notes

All Collections

To be completed only for overseas addresses

All characters must be A-Z a-z 0-9 & ‘ / - ( ) (space)

Where a value other than all spaces is entered, the first character MUST NOT be a space

Applications and Offers only

The code should reflect the applicant’s residential address (not postal address).

For applications with an overseas address full details for either E468 or E728 is required.

HEPs - data in Application Details (AD) file is required for one of these fields for all applications with an overseas address in both submissions.

TACs - data is discretionary in all submissions.

For TACs refer to TAC Data Elements Map for more information.

Please refer to the Glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

Higher Education Student:

  • Commonwealth Assisted Students (DU)
  • Commonwealth Scholarships (CS)

University Applications and Offers:

  • Application Details (AD)

VET Student:

  • Commonwealth Assisted Students (VDU)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.

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