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When and why do I need to check into a venue?
How do I check in to a venue?
How does the NHS COVID-19 app know when I’ve left a venue?
Which posters do I scan?
What about locations without an official NHS QR code poster?
If I do not want to check in to a venue in England with the NHS COVID-19 app, am I still allowed to enter?
If I check into a venue using the NHS COVID-19 app, do I still need to give my contact details?
How and when should I edit my venue history?
What is the difference between contact tracing and checking into venues? Do I need to do both?
If I enter a venue as part of a group, do we all need to check in with the app, or just one person from the group?
What alerts will the NHS COVID-19 app send me?