The householder should complete for private or rented accommodation : Overview

It's the householder's responsibility to fill in the census.

The householder is a person who usually lives at this address, and on their own or with someone else:

  • owns or rents the accommodation, and/or
  • pays the household bills and expenses
What's a household?

A household is either:

  • one person living alone, or
  • a group of people (who don't have to be related) living at the same address who share cooking facilities and share a living room or sitting room or dining area

Still not sure? This guide will help you understand who should fill in the form.