Image Safe Handbook

Read our guidelines on the taking, managing and storing of photographic images of children and young people.

The National Museum of Ireland has developed a set of guidelines to steer staff in the following areas:

  • Legal constraints on images of children
  • How these images are stored and managed
  • For how long images are used for
  • Copyright and data protection constraints
  • Obtaining consent
  • Good practice guide for photographers, staff and activity leaders

Download the full report

Image Safe Handbook (0.77 MB, pdf)

Child Protection Policy

These guidelines were drafted in conjunction with the Museum's Child Protection Policy:

Child Protection Policy (1.73 MB, Adobe PDF)