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2011 Census - Pre-release access, Short-term Resident Population Statistics 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.

Access granted to Organisation Period
Minister for Finance Welsh Government 24hrs
Permanent Secretary Welsh Government 24hrs
Statistician, Census and Demography Welsh Government 24hrs
Home Secretary Home Office 24hrs
Immigration Minister Home Office 24hrs
Special Advisor to the Home Secretary Home Office 24hrs
Director of Policy Home Office 24hrs
Press Officer Home Office 24hrs
Team Member - IB SEC Home Office 24hrs
Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government DCLG 24hrs
Minister of State for Faith and Communities DCLG 24hrs
Minister - Housing DCLG 24hrs
Minister – Integration and Housing DCLG 24hrs
Special Advisor to CLG Ministers DCLG 24hrs
Special Advisor to CLG Ministers DCLG 24hrs
Statistician, Local Govt Finance DCLG 24hrs
Statistician, Neighbourhoods Analysis DCLG 24hrs
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