The Census is compulsory. Everyone in Australia on Census night must complete the Census. The information is collected under the authority of the Census and Statistics Act 1905.
This year the Census is able to be completed online and you should have received details of your login in the mail (snail-mail…), but you can still complete a manual form if you prefer, and it’s not too late to request one.
Click on these links to answer these frequently asked questions:
Remember, participating in the Census is vital to ensuring the statistics of Australia are up to date and relevant, let’s all do our part.