Meaning & purpose
Services can have access policies described through a link to a web page or other resource that describes or invokes the policies for accessing a service. AccessPolicy is contained within the Service element.
Use in Research Data Australia
This element does not display in Research Data Australia.
New providers, and those reviewing their RIF-CS implementation, should use AccessRights instead of AccessPolicy to describe access policies for services.
14 April 2011
First web publication
18 Nov 2016
Added recommendation to use accessRights instead of accessPolicy
11 July 2017
5 Dec 2018
Added advice that AccessPolicy has been deprecated in latest RIF-CS changes, v 1.6.3