While uploading your APK on Google Play, you got an error related to the APK version code and Permissions that require to have a Privacy Policy Set. This article explains why this occurs and how you can work around it.


The error received is:

Your app has an apk with version code xxxxxxxxx that requests the following permission(s):
android.permission.XXXXX,android permission.XXXXX. Apps using these permissions in an APK are required to have a privacy policy set. 


You received this error because it appears you have granted specific permissions to your app without having submitted the required privacy policy set.

Note: The error wording may vary slightly from the message below depending on the permissions requested


Follow the steps provided in the Solution part of the Updating The Google Store Listing With The Your App's Privacy Policy URL KB article.