Use the “National Do Not Call Registry” to Reduce Unwanted Cold Calls
- Online at donotcall.gov, as long as you have a working email address.
- Over the telephone by calling toll-free 1-888-382-1222 from the number you wish to register.
How do I stop cold callers?
The best way to stop nuisance calls is to register your number with the Telephone Preference Service. They’ll add you to their list of numbers that don’t want to receive sales and marketing calls. You can also call them to register on 0345 070 0707. It’s free to register with the Telephone Preference Service.
How do I stop unsolicited phone calls?
Stopping Calls at the Source. Get on the Do Not Call Registry. This registry, which is for United States residents, lists telephone numbers and the owners of those numbers that refuse to receive unsolicited calls by telemarketers. Register your telephone number by calling (888) 382-1222 or online at www.donotcall.gov.
How do I block unwanted calls on my landline?
Enter *67 and then the number you want to block from seeing your caller ID info. Other ways to stop nuisance calls: Add your number to the free National Do Not Call Registry by calling 888.382.1222 or going to www.donotcall.gov.