Prior to the Aged Care Act 1997, nursing home and hostels operated under separate Acts, with separate support computer systems. Limited file descriptions for the hostel holdings are available from the Ageing and Aged Care Unit.

Collection details

Temporal coverage

from 1/12/1989 to 30/6/1999

Geographical coverage


Data availability

There are restrictions and limitations governing the availability or use of other data in this holding.

Data scope

Residents of hostels until October 1997.


Admin data


Metadata information, data quality statement (DQS)

Available on request


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*Data collection with restricted access