Data protection impact assessments for surveillance cameras

This template can be used by organisations to conduct data protection impact assessments for their surveillance cameras or surveillance camera systems.


Data protection impact assessment

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It is recommended that data protection impact assessments are carried out when:

  • cameras are added or removed from systems
  • cameras are moved or change position
  • whole or parts of systems are upgraded
  • new systems are installed
  • where systems that include biometrics capabilities such as automatic facial recognition are in use
Published 22 October 2018