Get prepared for Census 2021

Census Day will be Sunday 21 March 2021

The census during the coronavirus pandemic

Information about why and how the census will take place during the coronavirus pandemic.

Keeping your data safe

How we keep your data safe and what happens to your personal information.

Get involved

How to support Census 2021, including working in the field team.

Support the census

Downloadable resources

If you work for a local authority, or you’re involved in your community or a charity, choose from our full range of downloadable resources.

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Local authorities around England and Wales

Local authorities

If you work for a local authority, find out how you can help support the census in your area.

Knowledge, Awareness, Access in your community

Community groups and charities

If you’re involved in your community or a charity, find out how you can help support the census.


Get in touch

If you have any questions, get in touch with us.