PET - Plain English Taxonomy

Attribute: BSAO11027
Label: Impairment: Loans and Advances - Impairment
Concept Guidance:
This is the value, as at the relevant date, of provisions for impairment in relation to loans and advances receivable by the reporting party.Loans and advances are those financial assets categorised as "Loans and Receivables" in the accounting standards, other than "Trade Receivables" and "Cash". 
Dimension Member Description
This dimension categorises the reported data according to the type of counterparty the entity has transacted with.
The counterparty in relation to the information is an individual, or group of individuals, whose dealings with the reporting party are for personal or household purposes. This does not include circumstances in which the counterparty is dealing with the reporting party in relation to a business or enterprise, regardless of how that business or enterprise is structured.
This dimension identifies the type of impairment
The value reported relates to a specific provision for impairment in respect of the asset in accordance with prudential standards. Specific provisions are provisions for identified loans that the institution does not expect to be repaid, this is different to general reserves for credit losses.
Information in relation to the interest rate type applicable to an interest-bearing agreement.
Information in relation to variable interest rates. These are interest rates that fluctuate over the term, or life, of the agreement. Fluctuations in interest rates generally occur at the discretion of the lender and/or in response to movements in some other interest rate or variable specified in the contract. These fluctuations may result in changes in either the payments or length of the loan term.
Information in relation to the intended purpose of the counterparty in regards to loan agreements entered into by the entity.
Information in relation to loan agreements entered into by the reporting party for the purpose of housing (i.e. both owner-occupied and investment housing).