See and delete your data

To validate that your instructions come from the real account holder, please use this tool – it enables the deletion of your data as you requested.

Are you a user of the Brave Browser or a publisher who signed up for a Brave Publisher & Creator account? (Or are you a tester/survey respondent or a customer of the Brave Store?)

For Brave Browser Users

Brave Rewards

If you use the Brave Browser and have switched on the Brave Rewards feature.

How to access or delete 

  • Open Brave Browser.
  • In the menu hit “Preferences” (or type brave://rewards/ in your Brave Browser address bar).
  • Switch off Brave Rewards.

ALERT: Switching off Brave Rewards will stop your Brave Browser accumulating BAT for you. (What is BAT?)

You can learn what data are processed, for what purpose, duration, and with what legal justification, here.

Uphold account

If you have an Uphold Account. It is Uphold, not Brave, that stores personal data about your Uphold Account.

How to access or delete 

ALERT: Deleting your Uphold Account will prevent you converting BAT in to currency.

You can examine Uphold’s data notice here.

Brave Community

If you are a member of the Brave Community website, but have not posted more than two comments, you can log in at https://community.brave.com and permanently delete your account yourself.

How to access or delete (posted two comments or less) 

  • Login at https://community.brave.com
  • Click your account icon (normally, a picture of your face)
  • Click your account name
  • Hit “Preferences”
  • Scroll to the bottom of and hit “Delete my account”.

How to access or delete (posted more than two comments) 

If you have posted more than two comments, you can log in and contact a moderator, who will then permanently delete your account for you. (This two comment threshold is imposed by Discourse, which built the community platform, to prevent breaking threads).

You can learn what data are processed, for what purpose, duration, and with what legal justification, here.

For Publishers & Creators

Brave Publisher & Creator Account

If you signed up for a Brave Creators account to monetize a website, Youtube, Twitter, Twitch, Reddit, or Vimeo channel.

How to access or delete your Publisher & Creator Account 

ALERT (transaction data):If you delete your account before sending a request for transaction data, then the transaction data will be rendered impossible to associate with you. 

ALERT (monetization):If you using this account to monetize your website or channel, then you may not want to delete your account.

How to access or delete Publisher & Creator transaction data (if you have not deleted your account) 

  • Send a message to privacy@brave.com requesting deletion of transaction data

You can learn what data are processed, for what purpose, duration, and with what legal justification, here.

 

Uphold account

If you have an Uphold Account.Note: It is Uphold, not Brave, that stores personal data about your Uphold Account. You can examine Uphold’s data notice here.

How to access or delete 

ALERT: Deleting your Uphold Account will prevent you converting BAT in to currency.

 

Brave Community

If you are a member of the Brave Community website.

How to access or delete 

  • Login at https://community.brave.com
  • Click your account icon (normally, a picture of your face)
  • Click your account name
  • Hit “Preferences”
  • Scroll to the bottom of and hit “Delete my account”.

You can learn what data are processed, for what purpose, duration, and with what legal justification, here.

For Beta Users & Survey Respondents

Research and testing

If you use a test version of Brave, or participate in Brave surveys.

Brave Browser Beta (iOS / iPadOS)

If you are testing Brave on an Apple mobile device, then you are using a “TestFlight” version of Brave and data are stored by both Brave and Apple.

How to access or delete 

  • You can request that your personal data be deleted, or object to it being processed, or to gain access to it, or to port it, by emailing a brief explanation that your want to access or delete your TestFlight data to privacy@brave.com
  • You can access your TestFlight data from Apple at https://privacy.apple.com/

 

Research surveys

How to access or delete

  • You can request that your personal data be deleted, or object to it being processed, or to gain access to it, or to port it, by emailing a brief explanation to privacy@brave.com

 

You can learn what data are processed, for what purpose, duration, and with what legal justification, here.

For Users of the Brave Store

Brave Store

If you have a Brave Store account or have ordered items from the Brave Store.

How to access or delete 

  • You can request that your personal data be deleted, or object to it being processed, or to gain access to it, or to port it, by emailing a brief explanation that you want to access or delete your Brave Store account data to privacy@brave.com

To learn how we use data for the Brave Browser, see the Brave Browser Privacy Policy. To learn how we use data to operate our websites, forums, and communications, visit the Website Privacy Policy. To learn how we use data for publishers and creators visit the Publisher Privacy Policy on the Basic Attention Token website. To learn how we use data about advertisers, visit the Advertiser Privacy Policy.