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LG Alert – Big Brother is watching, but is it lawful? Update on the commencement of the Surveillance Devices Act 2016 (December 15th, 2017)

The Surveillance Devices Act 2016 (“the Act”) and associated Regulations come into operation on Monday 18 December 2017.

Readers may recall that in September 2016, we published an article in the Local Government Reporter providing a detailed analysis of the impact the Act was set to have on local government.

Today’s LG Alert provides an update as to the impact of the Act for councils on its commencement.

Click here to read the alert.