How to complete your census

All households should complete the census by Sunday 21 March 2021 or as soon as possible after.

The census should take around 10 minutes per person to fill in.

Start your paper census

Tips for filling in the paper form and how to fix a mistake.

    How to request a paper census

    What to do now the online census has closed and you need to complete on paper.

      When to fill it in

      Fill in the form by Sunday 21 March 2021, or as soon as you can afterwards.

        Who should fill in a census

        Someone who lives here, owns, rents or pays bills should complete the census.

          Who to include

          Include people who live here, even if they're away, and anyone staying overnight on Sunday 21 March 2021.

            How we will contact you

            If you've received a reminder letter, please fill in your form and return it as soon as you can.