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: