Scotland’s Census

Filling in the census helps find out what your community really needs. Whether that’s employment, healthcare, or other essential services. Census Day is 20 March, but you can fill it in as soon as you receive your letter, or call 0800 030 8308 for a paper questionnaire. Scotland’s Census. Getting the right things out starts with filling it in. Go to @scotcensus2022 and

Support to get online to complete the form will be available from East Lothian Libraries:

Support is available to complete a paper form from Carers of East Lothian:

One-to-one sessions at the Carers of East Lothian office in East Lothian Community Hospital on Thursday 10th and Friday 11thMarch 2022, where we’re happy to help to:

  • Complete the online Census questionnaire
  • Apply for a paper questionnaire 
  • Complete a paper questionnaire if this has already been applied for

Carers can sign up for a 30-minute slot by phoning us on 0131 665 0135 or emailing

Carers will be asked to bring the letter received from the National Records of Scotland with them to help us to complete any forms. If neither date is possible to attend, we’d still encourage folk to get in touch and we can look at alternative options for support in completing the Census.

Support is available from VCEL

Drop in  Sessions on 8th March 2-5 and 15th March 10-2. 

56 High Street

Tranent, EH33 1HH

Call | 01875 615423

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