This is the reference page for the XML element channel-code. See also the relevant overview page: CRS & FSS


The CRS channel code for this activity. This should only be used for reporting to CRS. The code list contains both organisation types and names of organisations. For non-CRS purposes these should be reported using the participating-org element.


The text in this element must be of type xsd:string.

This element must occur no more than once (within each parent element).

Example Usage

Example usage of channel-code of crs-add for an iati-activity.

The contents of the element contain a valid code (21039) from the CRSChannelCode codelist.
   <other-flags code="1" significance="1" />
   <loan-terms rate-1="4" rate-2="3">
    <repayment-type code="1" />
    <repayment-plan code="4" />
    <commitment-date iso-date="2013-09-01"/>
    <repayment-first-date iso-date="2014-01-01" />
    <repayment-final-date iso-date="2020-12-31" />
   <loan-status year="2014" currency="GBP" value-date="2013-05-24">



The optional channel-code element was added.

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Last updated on 2018-02-19