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XML Organisation Data Products

This page contains background information and a range of supporting materials for the XML Organisation Reference Data Products.

Please read our icon products guide [221.21KB] before accessing any of the other files.

The move to XML is one part of a wider programme of changes to Organisation Reference Data. Full details are available within an   Information Standard.

XML products

Version information

Release itemFull live fileArchive file
Schema version2-0-02-0-0
Publication date19 May 201719 May 2017
Publication sequence number45
File nameHSCOrgRefData_Full_20170519HSCOrgRefData_Archive_20170519

XML files are only available to download from TRUD under the 'Organisation Data Services and Spine Directory Service' download group.

TRUD PackIn zipContains file(s)
HSCOrgRefDataXML_Datafullfile.zipHSCOrgRefData_Full_yyyymmdd.xml
archive.zipHSCOrgRefData_Archive_yyyymmdd.xml

XML support products

In zipFile(s)Version date
  icon HSCOrgRefData_Technical Specification [1.41MB] 19 May 2017
icon refmodel [2.22MB] HSCOrgRefData_ObjectModel
*Please read the README.txt file within the zip before opening the model*
19 May 2017
icon ancilliary [1.39MB] HSCOrgRefData_XMLProductScopeTimetable.pdf19 May 2017
HSCOrgRefData.xsd15 Feb 2017
HSCOrgRefData_DataItemCatalogue.pdf19 May 2017
HSCOrgRefData_ChangeLog_DICandObjModel.pdf19 May 2017

XML support tools

In zipFile(s)Version date
icon validate [1.3MB] Schemavalidator (folder)15 Feb 2017
HCSOrgRefData_ValidatorSupportDocumentation.pdf15 Feb 2017
icon transform [3.49MB] HSCOrgRefData_xslt (zip)
Contains the following transforms:
  • XML to CSV
  • Primary Role Constrain
19 May 2017
HSCOrgRefData_XMLtoCSVSupportDocumentation.pdf15 Feb 2017
HSCOrgRefData_PrimaryRoleConstrainSupportDocumentation.pdf19 May 2017


The XML support products and tools are also available to download via TRUD, within pack HSCOrgRefDataXML_Support.

For questions about the Organisation Data Service please contact exeter.helpdesk@nhs.net.

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