For important updates on issues effecting the Do Not Call Register.
The ACMA is reminding consumers to raise their guard as the new financial year is a prime time for tax related scams.
We are warning consumers to be wary of calls offering compensation following a recent Do Not Call Register court case.
The Computer Virus scam is one of the biggest phone scams of recent times—both in Australia and globally.
For the latest Do Not Call Register news and updates.
ACMA takes Federal Court action for alleged contraventions of the Industry Standard.
The Australian Communications and Media Authority has issued formal warnings to two companies for their roles in making telemarketing calls to numbers on the Do Not Call Register.
Life is easier for Australians wanting to opt-out of unsolicited telemarketing calls, as registrations of numbers on the Do Not Call Register are now permanent.
In an emergency situation you want to be found quickly, no matter where you are. The latest upgrade to the Triple Zero (000) service improves location information when an emergency call is made from a mobile phone—supplementing location details provided verbally by the caller. Australians can also take advantage of the Emergency+ app, which uses smartphone GPS functionality to help callers verbally advise their location details to emergency services. More information about these services at http://www.acma.gov.au/Industry/Telco/Carriers-and-service-providers/Emergency-call-service/triple-zero-calls-from-mobiles-easier-to-locate
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Upgrades to Triple Zero (000) improve location information & supplement verbal details provided by the mobile caller https://t.co/W1XQbAs8NQ