Ofcom advice for dealing with nuisance calls

Nuisance calls include unwanted sales calls, recorded messages and silent calls.

Ofcom have issued advice on how to deal with nuisance calls. They say:

  • Register your phone number with the Telephone Preference Service (0845 070 0707) - it's free and takes 28 days for a ban to come into effect
  • Talk to your service provider about ways that they can block unwanted calls
  • Register a complaint using the Ofcom website

You can also get more information and advice on the following websites: