The 2011 Population and Housing Census to held in the Slovak Republic shall be conducted pursuant to Law Act No. 263/2008 Coll. on the Population and Housing Census in 2011 of 18 June 2008. The act was drafted and adopted in compliance with Regulation (EC) No 763/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 July 2008 on Population and Housing Censuses.
Action of Statistical office Slovak Republic, which constitutes specialities about characteristics, basic signs and structure of collected data and publish indent of census sheet for The 2011 Population and Housing Census, was published in Collection of Laws under number 438/2010 with effect from 20/11/2010.
Government Regulation Number 1/ 2011 concerning Census Period which is published in the Collection of Laws will come into force on the 10th January 2011.