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SNOMED CT-AU and Australian Medicines Terminology October 2021 Release

Published 21 October 2021

The National Clinical Terminology Service (NCTS) is pleased to announce that the October combined release of SNOMED CT®-AU and the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) is now available to registered users from the NCTS website.

Important Information

SNOMED CT-AU Change Reports, CSV

Two new custom CSV files are now available. They contain the concept changes (deltas) between the latest SNOMED CT-AU release and the one prior in an easy to use human readable format for the non-technical user.

Licensees can access these files from the Other section of the NCTS website’s Access tab, after logging in. Please contact the NCTS should you require further information.

Document Library update

The following resource has been added to the Document Library:

Please refer to the NCTS Document Library Release Note v2.29 in Recent Updates for further details. 


SNOMED CT Expo 2021

This year the conference will be held as a virtual event on October 28-29. The SNOMED CT Expo unites clinical terminology subject matter experts, health IT professionals, health practitioners, researchers, academics and vendors from around the world. The program categories include:

  • Demonstrating implementation excellence
  • Enhancing clinical practice
  • Terminology leading practices
  • Education workshops and tutorials

The program begins on October 28-29 at 4.30pm (AEDT) however presentations will be made available on-demand after the session concludes for those unable to attend the live event.

For further information and to register for this free event, visit:


SNOMED CT-AU inclusive of the Australian Medicines Terminology is updated monthly and is available to download for free to registered license holders. To register for an account please go to the registration page.

Licensing terms can be found here.


Development by the NCTS relies on the input and cooperation of the Australian healthcare community. We value your feedback and encourage questions, comments, or suggestions about our products. You can contact us by completing the online support request form, emailing [email protected], or calling 1300 901 001.

Thank you for your continued support.

"SNOMED" and "SNOMED CT" are registered trademarks of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO).

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