How can I flag false information on Instagram?
To report a post as false information on Instagram:
Instagram app for Android
  1. Tap above the post.
  2. Tap Report.
  3. Scroll down and tap False information.
  4. Select an option, then tap Submit report.
Instagram app for iPhone
  1. Tap above the post.
  2. Tap Report.
  3. Scroll down and tap False information.
  4. Select an option, then tap Submit report.
Instagram.com from a mobile browser
  1. Tap above the post.
  2. Tap Report.
  3. Scroll down and tap False information.
  4. Select an option, then tap Submit report.
Instagram.com from a computer
  1. Click above the post.
  2. Click Report.
  3. Scroll down and click False information.
  4. Select an option, then click Submit report.
Instagram Lite app for Android
  1. Tap above the post.
  2. Tap Report.
  3. Scroll down and tap False information.
  4. Select an option, then tap Submit report.
Keep in mind that your report is anonymous, except if you’re reporting an intellectual property infringement. The account you reported won’t see who reported them.
Learn more about how a post gets identified as false information on Instagram.
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