To help fulfil its obligations, the NRS is currently running a consultation to seek the views of the public and of organisations across the country.
Here's oor Tim to say a wee bit more...! (Tim Ellis, Registrar General!):
To access the consultation, please visit https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/national-records-of-scotland-survey/scotlands-census-2021-topic-consultation. Note that before answering any questions you will first need to read the consultation document at https://consult.scotland.gov.uk/national-records-of-scotland-survey/scotlands-census-2021-topic-consultation/supporting_documents/Topic_Consultation.pdf.
The consultation deadline is 15 JAN 2016.
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