Approved: Recommended
Target audience: 
Data modellers
ICT procurers
System developers or programmers

This business data standard (BDS) has been designed to satisfy all Education Skills and Children’s Services (ESCS) business needs to exchange information about Generic Service Offer.

It describes an offer made by a party for the supply of one or more generic services.

This BDS is intended for use by, for example, ICT procurers, system developers, programmers, data modellers and statisticians.

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Generic service offer - version 3.0

Business data standard for generic service offer with ISB status Approved: Recommended.

Generic service offer - version 2.0(PDF, 465 Kb) This version of the standard has been superseded.



Data definitions: