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Will the NHS COVID-19 app be used for location tracking or to enforce social distancing?
What data is used by the NHS COVID-19 app?
Can I be identified if I share my data?
Why does the NHS COVID-19 app ask for my postcode district or local authority?
Why does the NHS COVID-19 app need permissions to access my camera?
Can I delete the NHS COVID-19 app?
How is user feedback collected and handled?
How can the public be sure their data is safe?
Is the NHS COVID-19 app source code available?
Is a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) available?
I have received an email or text message asking me to download the NHS COVID-19 app - is it genuine?
What data is shared with other areas outside of England and Wales?
What data can I see in the app’s settings?