The Health Minister has determined the end of the COVIDSafe data period. The COVIDSafe app is no longer in use for contact tracing. Please uninstall the COVIDSafe app from your device.

Health officials are no longer using the COVIDSafe app to assist with contact tracing

Uninstall COVIDSafe app from your device

To uninstall COVIDSafe from your device, simply delete the app.

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For iOS

  1. Touch and hold the app.
  2. Tap Remove App icon.
  3. Tap Delete App, then tap Delete to confirm.

Read the Apple guide on deleting apps

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For Android

Delete apps that you installed

  1. Open the Google Play Store app Google Play.
  2. Tap Menu and then My apps & games.
  3. Tap on the app or game.
  4. Tap Uninstall.

Read the Android guide on deleting apps

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All COVIDSafe data collected will be deleted

Existing data will be deleted including data held in the National COVIDSafe Data Store.

For more read the privacy policy

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For more COVID-19 information

For up to date information on COVID-19 from the Australian Government visit The Department of Health and Aged Care website