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SNOMED CT-AU 29 February 2024 release note

Release summary: SNOMED CT-AU v20240229

Clinical terminology v20240229

This release is maintained against the July 2023 SNOMED CT International Edition.

Identifying the version of this release of SNOMED CT-AU

When using codes from this release (for example, in clinical documents, maps, or terminology servers) the following string should be used to identify the version of this release:


This release contains the following content, accessible from the NCTS website:

StatusName and version
NewSNOMED CT-AU 29 February 2024 (RF2 FULL)
NewSNOMED CT-AU 29 February 2024 (RF2 SNAPSHOT)
New SNOMED CT-AU 29 February 2024 (RF2 DELTA)
NewSNOMED CT-AU 29 February 2024 (RF2 ALL)
NewSNOMED CT-AU Release Note 29 February 2024 (this document)
NewAMT CSV 20240229
NewFHIR Value Sets v20240229
NewTSV format reference sets v20240229
NewSNOMED CT-AU Change Reports CSV v20240229

Note: if there are no changes for the month only the header row will appear in the file.

Change summary

This section summarises the changes in this release and provides notice about planned future work. Changes made to resolve data issues will be listed if the potential impact on systems or patient care exceeds a threshold determined by an internal risk matrix assessment.

For more information about any of these changes, please contact


SNOMED CT‑AU Requested content Request submissions for new concepts and descriptions have been added in this release from Queensland Health and Health Direct.
AMTRequested contentIn addition to the modelling of new products, based on the 1 March 2024 PBS and RPBS schedule, a number of other products have been modelled in this release.

Future changes

SNOMED CT‑AUEDRSWith the release of the new Australian emergency department reference set as of January 2019, there are plans to deprecate the original Emergency Department Reference (EDRS) set in a forthcoming release. Current users of the EDRS will be consulted prior to confirming the deprecation date.

Upcoming releases

The upcoming release schedule will be as follows:

  • Tuesday 26 March 2024
  • Friday 26 April 2024
  • Wednesday 29 May 2024