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CCTV and imaging technology

CCTV and imaging technology information and guidance

Closed circuit television (CCTV) is used in for a variety of different purposes by different organisations.

Closed circuit televisionIt is used by public sector and private organisations, for a wide range of purposes, from private companies guarding their perimeters and premises, to local authorities and the police protecting public safety.

We provide a range of publications to help in this area, including:

  • guidance on recruiting, selecting and training operators
  • the best layout for control rooms
  • advice on performance standards
  • how to retrieve videos from CCTV systems

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