NHS App COVID Pass data and correction
Dear Department of Health and Social Care,
Please provide information on the COVID Pass.
Is there an updated DPIA for the NHS App showing the covid 19 test result function? If yes
can you include a copy.
Can you describe the data flow between the NHS App and Covid 19 test results?
What personal data matches are necessary for the recovery COVID Pass for travel to be
Is that correct if that the data does not match the COVID Pass will not be made available?
How does this affect citizens' GDPR Right to rectification.
How can users request a correction to their submitted covid test details.
If there is an error such as the name misspelt how can the data be corrected and how can it
generate a correct Covid Pass?
According to Test and Trace information it is not possible to access the recovery Pass if at
the point of registering the test there was a data mismatch. Is this correct and is it against the
I have copied a FOI response from NHS Digital that names you as the information holder
28 June 2022
0300 303 5678
Our ref: NIC-657473-X9R4V
Re: Information Request – Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000
Thank you for your email dated 27 May 2022
We have considered your request and in accordance with S.1 (1) of the Freedom of Information Act
2000 (FOIA) I can confirm that we do not hold the information that you have requested.
The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) are Data Controller for Covid Pass. and as such
responsible under data protection legislation for producing a DPIA, you will need to contact DHSC
FOI team for a copy of this document.
DHSC, as the Data Controller, should be able to field your additional compliance questions.
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Dear Ms Painton,
Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1410675).
Freedom of Information Team
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