The Data Protection Act 2018 allows individuals to request CCTV footage. Requests can be made in relation to:
Please complete the CCTV request form to assist in dealing with your request.
We hold CCTV for 28 days. Any requests for the footage must be made before the end of the 28 day period.
To help us find the footage, you must provide us with as much relevant detail as possible, such as:
Individuals are entitled to only request their own personal data, and not of any third parties involved. As a result, any requests in relation to a crime or road traffic accident will need to be made by the relevant organisation such as the police, insurers or solicitors as they have legal powers to request footage in its entirety.
You can request footage of yourself, however you are unable to access footage of other people. Any footage may need to be pixelated to protect their identity and personal information.
You must provide sufficient proof of identity. We accept any two of the following as proof of identity, at least one of which must be photographic identification:
For footage of a vehicle, we also require proof that you own the vehicle. This can be evidenced with one of the following:
Please only send scanned copies by post and not originals. We can validate originals at the Council House - please ensure you give us a call when you are planning to come in so that we can make sure someone is around to process this.
CCTV is in various locations across the city of Derby. A more detailed list can be found on our Publication Scheme.