Yukon Vaccination Verifier app privacy policy

This Privacy Policy was drafted to accommodate the request to supply a privacy policy for the app to meet requirements of the app stores (Apple and Google/Android). The context for which this privacy policy would apply is for use of validation of vaccine QR codes.

The use of the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app is subject to the relevant legal authority governing the collection, use and disclosure of personal information, be it ATIPPA, HIPMA and/or PIPEDA.

Introduction

The Yukon Vaccination Verifier app of the Yukon Territory is designed to allow for verification of COVID-19 proof of vaccination credentials to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Vaccination adds a layer of protection that works with other public health measures to combat the spread of the virus.

Once the QR code from a proof of vaccination credential is scanned by the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app, the app will display only the individual’s first and last name and vaccine protection status to the person viewing the QR Code.

Note: This privacy policy does not apply to the third-party online or mobile store from which you downloaded the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app.

1. General Limitations

Your personal information may only be viewed by authorized persons, and only in the context of the functions assigned to them.

2. Collection and Permissions

The information that will be readable when the QR code is scanned by the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app includes:

  • Last name
  • First name
  • Immunization status

2.1 Collection of information in the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app

The Yukon Vaccination Verifier app reads and displays the information presented in the QR code within the camera's view.

The result of this processing is not stored within the app, on the verification device, nor transmitted outside of the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app. No usage statistics are collected.

2.2 Permissions requested from devices

Access to the device camera is required to read QR codes. No image from the camera is captured or stored nor is it transmitted or processed outside of Yukon Vaccination Verifier app.

3. Secondary purposes with anonymized personal information

No device data is collected through the Yukon Vaccination Verifier app.