Investigatory Powers Act: codes of practice

Codes of practice setting out processes and safeguards for a number of investigatory powers.

These codes of practice, which have been approved by both Houses of Parliament, set out processes and safeguards for the use of investigatory powers by public authorities including bulk acquisition of communications data, Intelligence services’ retention and use of bulk personal datasets, equipment interference, interception of communications and national security notices.


Published 30 November 2023