Thematic Identifier - Data type

Definition: Thematic identifier to uniquely identify the spatial object.

Description: Some spatial objects may be assigned multiple unique identifiers. These may have been established to meet data exchange requirements of different reporting obligations at International, European or national levels and/or internal data maintenance requirements.

INSPIRE Application schema: Base Types 2 - [INSPIRE Application schema Base Types 2]


Attributes

Definition: Unique identifier used to identify the spatial object within the specified identification scheme.

Multiplicity: 1

Valuetype: CharacterString

Definition: Identifier defining the scheme used to assign the identifier.

Description: NOTE 1: Reporting requirements for different environmental legislation mandate that each spatial object is assigned an identifier conforming to specific lexical rules. NOTE 2: These rules are often inconsistent so a spatial object may be assigned multiple identifiers which are used for object referencing to link information to the spatial object.

Multiplicity: 1

Valuetype: CharacterString



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