This is the reference page for the XML element contact-info. See also the relevant overview page: Contact Info


Contact information for the activity. Specify whatever is available. You may repeat this element for each contact person.



A machine readable code describing the type of thing being referenced. The value should be available on a related codelist.

This value must be of type xsd:string.

This value must be on the ContactType codelist.

Example Usage

This element acts as a container for other sub elements.

Example contact-info that declares ContactType code 1:

<contact-info type="1">

Example contact-info containing all possible child elements: organisation ; person-name ; job-title ; mailing-address ; telephone ; email ; website

  <contact-info type="1">
   <organisation>Agency A</organisation>
   <person-name>A. Example</person-name>
   <job-title>Transparency Lead</job-title>
   <mailing-address>Transparency House, The Street, Town, City, Postcode</mailing-address>   



Added the optional contact-info/website element

Added the optional contact-info/@type attribute

Changed the following subelements of contact-info to allow multiple-language versions explicitly (no change to parsing; purely semantic):

  • organisation
  • person-name
  • job-title
  • mailing-address

Developer tools

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