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Welcome to the 2018 Census

Completing census forms is required by law. The information you provide must be kept confidential by Stats NZ and is protected by the Statistics Act 1975.

To start, please enter the access code from your letter.

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Requesting paper forms?

If you would prefer to complete your census forms on paper, call our census helpline on 0800 CENSUS (0800 236 787) or complete the form to request paper forms, and we will post them to you.