Android is focused on helping users take advantage of the latest innovations, while making sure users' security and privacy are always a top priority.

We've added various improvements to protect user privacy over a number of Android releases. These improvements have implications on specific app behaviors or how data may be processed.

This page includes best practices and resources to help developers design and implement privacy-friendly apps. We also have a page that helps you review how your app may collect and share user data.

Privacy best practices

Select the sections below to learn related best practices for permissions, location, data handling, and identifiers.

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