Serviced organisations are commonly used for school term dates. The working days of the organisation are defined as a set of date ranges that will constrain a profile by an organisation’s working calendar.
<ServicedOrganisation> <OrganisationCode>Bournemouth_University</OrganisationCode> <Name>Bournemouth University</Name> <WorkingDays> <DateRange> <StartDate>2021-09-20</StartDate> <EndDate>2021-12-19</EndDate> </DateRange> </WorkingDays> </ServicedOrganisation>
Operating profiles can then reference one organisations working days as the days of operation.
<ServicedOrganisationDayType> <DaysOfOperation> <WorkingDays> <ServicedOrganisationRef>Bournemouth_University</ServicedOrganisationRef> </WorkingDays> </DaysOfOperation> </ServicedOrganisationDayType>
This states that the vehicle journey runs to the regular days (e.g. Monday through Friday) but only on dates within those date ranges.
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