• What is the Do Not Call Register?

    It is a free service where consumers can securely register their home, mobile or fax numbers for free to reduce unsolicited telemarketing calls.

  • How do I register my number?

    To register your number and opt out of receiving telemarketing calls you can complete an online registration or call 1300 792 958.

  • DNCR: A guide for your business

    To identify registered numbers, organisations are able to check—or ‘wash’—their calling lists against the register.

  • Political calls you might receive

    Calls from political parties, independent members of parliament, candidates for election, or interest groups (including trade unions) are permitted in certain circumstances.

  • Regulation Review: IPND, DNCR & spam

    The ACMA is undertaking consultation to examine whether the regulatory functions related to the Integrated Public Number Database, Do Not Call Register and spam could be referred to industry for self-regulation.

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Telemarketers and fax marketers have 30 days from the date you register to stop contacting you.

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Under the Do Not Call Register Act 2006, telemarketers and fax marketers must not contact numbers registered on the Do Not Call Register (with some exemptions ).

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For important updates on issues affecting the Do Not Call Register.

Phone calls are circulating demanding a $100 ‘fee’ to stay on the Do Not Call Register.

Protect yourself from the Centrelink scam

The ACMA is reminding consumers to raise their guard as the new financial year is a prime time for tax related scams.

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Queensland-based solar power business, Instyle Solar Pty Ltd, has paid a $10,800 infringement notice for failing to obtain consent to call numbers on the Do Not Call Register.

Convenience meals manufacturer has paid penalties 

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