Code of Practice: electronic monitoring

This Code of Practice concerns the processing of electronic monitoring data as it applies to the new electronic monitoring service.


Fair Processing Notice for Electronic Monitoring Data

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The Ministry of Justice will make an initial release of the new electronic monitoring service, which will include curfew and/or location monitoring of subjects who have had such a requirement or condition imposed through a Court Order or a prison licence.

This Code clarifies the expectations, safeguards and broad responsibilities for the collection, retention, processing and sharing of electronic monitoring data in the new service as applicable to community sentences and prison licences.

Published 28 February 2018
Last updated 7 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. added Fair Processing Notice for Electronic Monitoring Data
  2. Code updated.
  3. First published.