Request ID: FOI-4606-1718 Date published: 13 September 2018
Is facial recognition technology being used on any tube/underground or overground platform?
If so, at which stations is it being used?
TfL Ref: FOI-4606-1718
Thank you for your email received by us on 20 February 2018 asking for information about facial recognition technology.
Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. I can confirm that we hold the information you require. You asked:
“Is facial recognition technology being used on any tube/underground or overground platform?
If so, at which stations is it being used?”
We are not using any facial recognition technology on London Underground or the Overground.
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