This is the reference page for the XML element default-tied-status.


Whether the aid is untied, tied, or partially tied. This element specifies a default for all the activity’s financial transactions; it can be overridden at the individual transaction level.

If an activity is partially tied it is recommended that tied and untied commitments are reported as separate transactions and that transaction/tied-status is used to classify them.


This element must occur no more than once (within each parent element).



An IATI code interpreting the usage of Columns 36-38 of the CRS++ reporting format. (Amount tied, Amount partially untied, Amount tied)

This attribute is required.

This value must be of type xsd:string.

This value must be on the TiedStatus codelist.

Example Usage

Example default-tied-status for an iati-activity.

The @code attribute declares a valid code (3) from the TiedStatus codelist.
  <default-tied-status code="3" />



Freetext is no longer allowed within this element.

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