This is the reference page for the XML element period-start. See also the relevant overview page: Budgets


The starting date for the budget period, in ISO 8601 format (e.g. 2010-04-01 for 1 April 2010). This element must be present.



The ISO 8601 date.

This value must be of type xsd:date.

Example Usage

Example usage of period-start in context of total-budget element.

A date in ISO 8601 format (YYYY-MM-DD) for the period-start date of the reporting period (YYYY-MM-DD) is required:

   <period-start iso-date="2014-01-01" />
   <period-end iso-date="2014-12-31" />
   <value currency="USD" value-date="2014-01-01">250000000</value>
   <period-start iso-date="2015-01-01" />
   <period-end iso-date="2015-12-31" />
   <value currency="USD" value-date="2014-01-01">300000000</value>
   <period-start iso-date="2016-01-01" />
   <period-end iso-date="2016-12-31" />
   <value currency="USD" value-date="2014-01-01">350000000</value>

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Last updated on 2015-10-16