Draft Census Order



Following its consideration of the Census (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill, the Committee will be considering a Census Order for the 2021 Census.

On 12 September 2019, the Committee took evidence from National Records Scotland on the draft Census Order.

Meeting papers for 12 September 2019:

Official Report of Meeting 12 September 2019

Minutes of meeting on Thursday 12 September 2019 (47.6KB pdf)


Relevant correspondence received in relation to the Census Order prior to its introduction is published below.

Correspondence between the Committee and the Scottish Government/the National Records of Scotland:

Other correspondence:


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