Two dark grey CCTV cameras pointing left. Grey clouds in the background.

The aim of using CCTV is to ensure areas of Chippenham are safe for the general public and acts as a deterrent to criminal and anti-social behaviour, provides recorded surveillance and evidence for court proceedings.

CCTV volunteers

We are recruiting for a new team of volunteers to support the regular monitoring of the CCTV system and make a valuable contribution to the safety of our town.

The role will include:
• Monitoring the town’s CCTV cameras from an office based in Chippenham Town Centre
• Providing real time information by radio to security partners
• Liasing with the local police to capture evidential imagery
• Adhering to data protection legislation

What we are looking for:

This role would suit those with an enthusiasm for community safety, an attention to detail and good communication skills. All volunteers will receive thorough training over a number of weeks, however confidence with digital technology would be an advantage. All applicants will be expected to undergo a police vetting process.

Find the full volunteer description HERE for more information on what we are looking for in our CCTV volunteers.

Find the application form HERE and we look forward to hearing from you.

CCTV Cameras

if you would like to see the locations of the CCTV cameras in Chippenham then click HERE for the map.

If you would like to access footage from any of our CCTV cameras, please fill in a request form which you can access  HERE.

All forms must be sent via email to dpo@chippenham.gov.uk

Chippenham Town Council stores CCTV images for one calendar month, therefore please submit your request within 21 days of the incident to allow for your request to be processed in time.