Decision details

CCTV Annual Report 2020-21:

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Approved the CCTV Annual Report 2020-21 (Appendix A)


Approved the updated CCTV Code of Practice May 2021 (Appendix B)

Reasons for the decision:

To deliver against the Corporate Priorities & Values – Supporting Our Communities, Taking Responsibility, Showing Resilience, Working Together.


To comply with national and local governance arrangements for CCTV.

Alternative options considered:

Not to approve the Annual Report and updated CCTV Code of Practice is not recommended, as it would be contrary to the guidance given to local authorities in relation to their obligations under Section 17 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 (the Act) National Surveillance Camera Strategy for England & Wales and Data Protection Legislation.

Report author: Julia Stack

Publication date: 08/06/2021

Date of decision: 08/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 08/06/2021 - Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Accompanying Documents: