Current allowed value sets
The current version of the allowed value sets is 004.
The XSD of this version of the allowed value sets was published on 16th January 2023 and can be found at
The data dictionary edition for these allowed value sets is available here.
Changes to allowed values between version 003 and 004
There are additional values in the
AdditionalTitleTypeAVS as follows:
MusicalWorkTitlewhich enables the communication of a musical work title in addition to the title of the recording in. It is primarily for use in the ERN messages; and
TransliteratedTitlewhich enable better support for multi-language and multi-script messaging using ERN;
The values of
TransliteratedTitlehave been added to
TitleTypeto enable better support for multi-language and mulit-script messaging using the BWARM and MEAD standards;
The values of
SocialBannerImagehave been added to
ImageTypeto enable better support of the description of images on social media sites, using ERN;
A number of values for territory codes have been updated including for example, changing
Côte d'Ivoire; and
The currency for Croatia which has been replaced by the Euro, the Kuna, which has the code
HRK, has been moved into
DeprecatedCurrencyCodeallowed value set.
Older allowed value sets
Older AVS XSDs can be accessed from
xxx is the old zero padded version number. This only applies for XSDs that were published from 2021 onwards.