This code of practice covers other information that relates to individuals, for example vehicle registration marks captured by Automatic Number Plate Recognition equipment. This code uses the terms ‘surveillance system(s)’, ‘CCTV’ and ‘information’throughout for ease of reference. Information held by organisations that is about individuals is covered by the Data Protection Act and the guidance in this code will help organisations comply with these legal obligations.
Does your company operate CCTV cameras? Are you concerned about the legal obligations?
This ICO Code of Practice is excellent advice for those involved in operating CCTV and other surveillance camera devices that view or record individuals