The NHS COVID-19 app is designed to work with the official NHS QR codes only. The app will not recognise other QR codes.

Official QR code posters:

  • display the NHS Test and Trace or the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect logo

  • include the text 'Scan this QR code with your NHS COVID-19 app to check-in’ above the QR code

  • do not display any website URLs or direct you to a website when scanned