March 22, 2022
In October 2021, Apple updated its App Store Review Guidelines, stating that all apps that allow for account creation must also allow users to initiate deletion of their account from within the app. This requirement was set to apply to all app submissions by January 31, 2022. However, due to the complexity of implementing this requirement, Apple extended the deadline to June 30, 2022.
Please ensure by June 2022 to implement within the app a deletion mechanism regardless of GDPR applicability, and keep these requirements in mind when updating your app:
For more information we will be happy to assist.
APM Privacy and Cyber Team.