Errors from Play Store to uploading APK

I’ve followed all the instructions and this is what I’m getting back. Rather than address one at a time, can someone give me a clue how to fix these?

Errors, warnings and messages

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Your app has an APK with version code 101 that requests the permission: android.permission.CAMERA. Apps using this permission in an APK are required to have a privacy policy set. - I HAVE A, HOW WE USE YOUR DATA IN THE APP. HOW DO I FLAG THIS AS A PRIVACY POLICY??

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Your app cannot be published yet. Complete the steps listed on the dashboard.

Go to the dashboard



Your app currently targets API level 29 and must target at least API level30 to ensure that it is built on the latest APIs optimised for security and performance.

From August 2021, new apps must target at least Android 11 (API level 30).
From November 2021, app updates must target Android 11 (API level 30).


This APK results in unused code and resources being sent to users. Your app could be smaller if you used the Android App Bundle. By not optimising your app for device configurations, your app is larger to download and install on users’ devices than it needs to be. Larger apps see lower installation success rates and take up storage on users’ devices.


This APK contains Java/Kotlin code, which might be obfuscated. We recommend that you upload a deobfuscation file to make your crashes and ANRs easier to analyse and debug. Learn more


This APK contains native code, and you’ve not uploaded debug symbols. We recommend that you upload a symbol file to make your crashes and ANRs easier to analyse and debug. Learn more

Thank you so much.


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For anyone interested, I created a website with a privay policy and added the URL to the Developer Console and the other issues appear to have resolved themselves for now.

I’m now getting this form my users though:

I know this was an issue last year but was resolved. Can anyone advisr?

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