The Campus Deletion (CD) file enables providers to delete campus records that have been previously reported on a Campus submission. These records may have been reported in error or the course may no longer be delivered from the reported campus location.
The Campus Deletion submission also supports the modification of the following data elements reported in the Campus submission. These elements uniquely identify a campus record and cannot be updated though the Campus submission.
- Campus location (element 525)
- Offer year (element 556)
- TAC offer (element 557)
- Course campus postcode (element 559)
To change these elements, the incorrect record must first be deleted in the Campus Deletion submission. A new updated record can then be reported in a new Campus submission for the reporting year.
A Campus Deletion submission may be reported at any time. Multiple submissions may be reported throughout the year.
The CD file is the only file included in a Campus Deletion submission.
Submissions are made using the Higher Education Provider Client Assistance Tool (HEPCAT). More information about this process is in the HEPCAT user guide Part 2.
Information about the structure and the elements in the CD file are in the structure guidelines for the relevant reporting year.
Campus data can only be deleted in the Campus Deletion submission.
For detailed information on how to delete previously reported campus data see the higher education revision guides.
For information about the Campus submission refer to the Campus file (CM) scope guidelines.
For more information about terms used in these guidelines see the glossary.