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Parents recording conversations with staff

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Last updated on 12 July 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Can parents record conversations with members of staff? We set out guidance from the Information Commissioner's Office on the legal considerations. You will also find guidance on how schools can deal with parents who wish to record conversations with staff, and links to procedures from schools.

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Contents

  1. 1 Recordings for personal use
  2. 2 Recordings shared with others
  3. 3 Changes to data protection law from May 2018
  4. 4 Informing parents of the school's position
  5. 5 Policies on recording

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