Please Note: This data was previously released in CSV format on 20/6/2006. After receiving feedback from clients the same data is being released in .TXT format, to assist in importing of the data. This file format is designed for use with database software.
After you have downloaded the zip file and extracted the files to a directory of your choice, the following 2 folders will be available.
1. CD - this folder contains the data files for the Collection Districts in .TXT format
2. Metadata - this folder contains various metadata files. These metadata files are required, in order to successfully incorporate the data into any database software. The '1996 BCP flat file - metadata explanations.rtf' file, lists and explains the contents of each of the metadata files.