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Removing the WhatApp channel

To remove the WhatsApp channel:

  1. open WhatsApp and go to the chats tab
  2. tap 'New chat' and search for or select the channel
  3. tap the channel's name at the top
  4. tap edit and scroll to the bottom
  5. tap 'Delete contact'.

See the WhatsApp website for more information about deleting contacts.


When you join the channel, the Department of Health will collect and use your phone number. They will not collect any other personal information.

You will be offered full privacy information when you join the channel.