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National Insurance Number

 

To identify a particular person by their National Insurance Number (NINO) Must be 9 characters. First 2 characters must be alpha. Next 6 characters must be numeric. Final character can …

Passport Number

 

To identify a particular person by their passport number. A passport number can be one of two types (old and new). Old: Must be 7 characters: 1alphabetic followed by 6 …

Driving Licence Number

 

To identify a particular person by their driver number. Must be 16 characters First 5 characters are alphanumeric. Next 6 characters must be numeric Next 3 characters are alphanumeric Last …

DX Address

 

This is the Document Exchange (DX) address for organisations. As a structure, it is a subtype of an inferred structure “Contact Detail”. A DX Address has two parts: DX Number …

Youth Offending Team Unique Person Id

 

Code which uniquely identifies a young person (YP). The code is locally allocated by the Youth Offending Team (YOT). Subject to design finalisation the code is a six (6), digit …

Verdict Code

 

The finding (decision) of the court A Not Guilty but Guilty of another offence C Caution G Guilty N Not Guilty O Non-conviction

UK Internal Country Code

 

A unique code representing a constituent internal part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. 1 England 2 Scotland 3 Wales 4 Northern Ireland 5 Isle of …

Telephone Type Code

 

Free text to denote the type of telephone number e.g. Home Work Mobile fax LANH LANDLINE-HOME LANW LANDLINE-WORK MOBH MOBILE-HOME MOBW MOBILE-WORK FAXH FAX-HOME FAXW FAX-WORK PAGH PAGER-HOME PAGW PAGER-WORK …

Target Court Type

 

The type of court within which a hearing should be held. Youth Court Magistrates’ Court

Sexual Orientation

 

An individual’s orientation towards persons of the same sex (gay/lesbians), the opposite sex (e.g. heterosexual men and women), or both sexes (this covers bisexual men and women). HET Heterosexual/Straight HOM …