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2011 Census - Pre-release access, Detailed Characteristics on Housing for Local Authorities in England and Wales

The phrase 'Pre-release Access' refers to the practice whereby official statistics in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made available to an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and principles which govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008.

Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access by the period indicated before release.

The phrase ‘Pre-release Access’ refers to the practice whereby official statistics in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made available to an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and principles which govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008.

Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access to 2011 Census statistics twenty four hours before release:

Access granted to

 Organisation

        Period

First Minister

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

Minister for Finance

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

Permanent Secretary

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

Statistician, Census and Demography

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

Press Officer

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

Deputy Director, Welsh Language Division

 Welsh Government

         24hrs

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