§ Rev. Martin Smyth
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what steps his Department is taking to inform the public in advance of the census.
§ Mr. Needham
In due course, the census office will arrange publicity to explain the purpose of the census, convey assurances of confidentiality and deal with other aspects of public concern. The office will also arrange the distribution of appropriate leaflets and posters to libraries and other public places, issue an explanatory leaflet about the census and set up a telephone service to deal with inquiries from the public.
Northern Ireland since 4 September 1985 Name of body and Member's names Salary Expenses Method of appointment Queen's University Senate F. A. Mackle OBE (Member) Nil Nil Nominees suggested by CAU and QUB J. J. Sheil (Member) Nil Nil Miss A. E. A. Lambe (Member) Nil Nil