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Eco Star Double Glazing Pty Ltd, a window and door glazing company, has paid a $25,200 infringement notice for calling numbers on the Do Not Call Register without consent.
Solar power business Allied Construction and Roofing Pty Ltd has paid a $21,600 infringement notice for calling numbers on the Do Not Call Register without consent.
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.
How do these people get my contact details?! By entering a competition, you could be giving permission for businesses to contact you. Check the terms and conditions when you enter a comp and unsubscribe from unwanted mailing lists. More at https://www.acma.gov.au/Citizen/Internet/esecurity/Spam
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