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New figures from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) show complaints about unwanted telemarketing calls from solar companies have halved since 2018.
Vacation time-share marketing company Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific Pty Ltd has paid a $159,600 infringement notice following an Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) investigation into breaches of telemarketing rules.
Two separate Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) investigations have led to action against Energy Deal and 1st Energy for breaching telemarketing rules.
There’s only one week to go before applications close for the 2020 Round of the Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund! The fund offers grants of up to $400,000 to eligible providers of public interest journalism. To apply, applicants must: • complete the online application form • provide all the information requested • address all eligibility criteria and assessment criteria • include all necessary attachments • submit applications by 22 May 2020, 2pm (AEST). More info is available on the ACMA website: https://www.acma.gov.au/regional-and-small-publishers-innovation-fund
Staying connected online has never been more important, now that many of us are physically isolated from family, friends, colleagues and support networks. The Office of the eSafety Commissioner has a range of resources for parents, educators, carers and seniors to keep you safe online. To find out more, visit https://www.esafety.gov.au/key-issues/covid-19
Have you put your number on the Do Not Call Register? The Do Not Call Register is a free service that helps you avoid unwanted telemarketing calls. Under Australian law, businesses are not allowed to call numbers on the Do Not Call Register without your consent. We investigate and take action against telemarketers who illegally make telemarketing calls. Since 2018, we’ve seen complaints halve about unwanted telemarketing calls from solar companies. To make a complaint about telemarketing, go to https://www.donotcall.gov.au/ or call 1300 792 958. To put your number on the Do Not Call Register, visit: https://www.donotcall.gov.au/consumers/register-your-numbers/
MEDIA RELEASE: ACMA welcomes @acccgovau comprehensive review of the impact of digital platforms on Australian news… https://t.co/8p7O3WlSvA