The app must request the minimum number of permissions required to function.

Required for App Lab

Required for Quest Store

Additional Details

The review team will be paying especially close attention to the list of permissions that Google considers dangerous, which includes camera, location, microphone, reading and writing external storage, and others.

For more information about permissions, see https://developer.android.com/guide/topics/permissions/overview.html.

Steps to Test

  1. Look at permissions requested in the android manifest. From a command line, you can also run $ aapt dump badging and search the output for uses-permission.
  2. Verify that all permissions are utilized by the application

Expected Result

There must be a rationale behind every permission your app requests in the app manifest.