We are often surprised at the lack of knowledge regarding CCTV and compliance of the Data Protection Act 1998. As you would imagine there is an expectation for organisations operating CCTV to do so responsibly and ensure proper safeguards are in place. Images of people recorded by your CCTV cameras are covered by the act, so too is information about people which is derived from images – for example, vehicle registration numbers.
To read more from the key source, visit the ICO website here and review all of the information in full.
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