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Cashless catering biometric laws - New advice to schools will make clear that they will no longer be able to use pupils’ biometric data without parental consent. The advice, launched today for consultation, comes into effect from September 2013.
Schools Minister Nick Gibb said children’s biometric data was sensitive personal information and parents must have the right to prevent its use by schools and colleges. Pupils also have the right to refuse to participate and these provisions are explained in the guidance.
Croydon Council has over 120 schools, served by both external catering providers and schools with delegated authority. Half of secondary schools and four primary schools use cashless catering systems. This developed out of a need for reform.
Software package and information systems. Point of sale (POS) software package. The contract is for the provision of a centrally managed schools catering management system and individual systems to schools in the Telford and Wrekin Council area.
ParentMail +Pay is used by thousands of schools across the UK to improve parent engagement, collect parent payments and make substantial savings in money and time.
As a partner of Nationwide Retail Systems we make it easy for parents to top-up dinner money online via their ParentMail account rather than sending cash or cheques into school.
Northamptonshire County Council & Nationwide Retail Systems Ltd will work together to provide an IT system to support the delivery of the Hot School Meals Service to the organisation across a variety of properties within the geographical boundaries of Northamptonshire.