| ALEI prefix
The ALEI prefix element is the ISO 3166-2 code for country and subdivision if applicable followed by the stop character ‘.’ This is followed by an acronym representing the register maintained by the administrative agency for the governing body of a nation, state, or community that assigned the identifier element. The prefix is assigned by ECCMA
| Short name
Defines the name of a concept. Consits of “Country or Subdivision” + “Registry name”
| Full name (English)
English name of a concept, which does not depend on a given context, e.g. a country-specific language.
| Local name
Defines the name of a concept in a local language.
| Business registry code
The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) is an alpha-numeric code based on the ISO 17442. The code enables clear and unique identification of legal entities participating in financial transactions. The code is published by the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF)
Informal and comprehensive human-readable definition of a concept.
|Companies house is an institution that runs the companies register in UK. Companies house offer several possibilities to search for Company Identifiers, Company names etc. There is a new webservice solution which enables direct integration.|
| Country scope
Defines a country a given concept is used in (or valid in, or relevant for etc.), i.e. the country-specific scope of a concept.
The authority of an official organization to make decisions and judgments in a particular adimistrative area.
|England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland|
| Managed by
Defines an individual or an organization which manages a specific concept, e.g. a reference data source.
| Manages identifier(s)
Defines whether there are any identifiers issued or managed by this data source
|Company registration number (United Kingdom)|
Licence under which the data is provisioned
|Free, Open Government Licence v3.0|
| Update frequency
Describes the update frequency of the data.
| Publishing date
Date when concept was originally published
| Resource language
Names the language(s) of the publication
| Resource format
Describes the format of the target concept e.g. XML, JSON, CSV
| Number of records
Counts the number of company records available in the data source
URL that provides more information for a given concept.
| Licence URL
URL that provides information on the licence of the target
| Reference vocabulary URL
URL that provides information on the reference vocabulary of the target
|Concept(s)||Name, Locality, Post code, Thoroughfare, Identifier|
|Purpose||data validation, address curation, reference data collection|
| Implementation status
States if a concept (e.g. a reference data source is implemented and used by CDL services for CDL operations. The following status levels are defined:
| Integration type
Documents how a data source is integrated into the CDL with respect to data gathering: