A Data Source Scheme (DSS) is a mechanism which allows an industry body to specify the use a proprietary code set that is not owned nor managed by ISO 20022, and that replaces a standard code set (either a specific ISO 20022 managed code set or another ISO standard code set, e.g. BICs or ISINs) in specific ISO 20022 Message Components, where the use of such DSS has been approved.
The DSS consists of the following parts:
The RA maintains the list of all ISO 20022 Data Source Schemes as well as the specific Message Components in which they can be used. The list gives the following information:
It does not include the set of proprietary code values, which are maintained separately by the data source scheme issuers.
Download the Data Source Scheme (DSS) List - dated 25 October 2016
Requests for updates to the Data Source Schemes List (creation of a new DSS or use of an existing DSS in a new Message Component) must be submitted to the ISO 20022 RA, using the 'Request for ISO 20022 Data Source Scheme (DSS) registration' template.