Images of people are covered by the Data Protection Act (DPA) and so is information about people which is derived from images – for example, vehicle registration numbers. Most uses of CCTV will be covered by the DPA, (regardless of the number of cameras or how sophisticated the equipment is).


This article is intended for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as legal advice.

PS: While you’re here, why not take out DP Test?

To contact DataHelp email or call 07902 395989