information item that defines the context for postal address rendering
Note 1 to entry: This includes guiding of rendering of postal addresses on an external medium, such as labels, data files or screens
Note 2 to entry: Rendering parameters are specified in 8.2.
Note 3 to entry: Rendering parameters do not appear in the rendered postal address, but guide or define the rendition process.
EXAMPLE When the despatching country and delivering country of the postal item differ, it is cross-border mailing and the full name of the delivering country is required on the last line of the rendered address. Otherwise, it is domestic mailing and the name of the country is not required on the rendered address.
ORIGIN: ISO/TC 211 Glossary of Terms - English (last updated: 2020-06-02)