We used to be pestered by a constant stream of marketing
telephone calls before we discovered the TPS!
The Telephone Preference Service (TPS) is a free service.
It is the official central opt out register on which you can record your
preference not to receive unsolicited sales or marketing calls.
It is a legal requirement that all organisations (including charities, voluntary organisations and political parties) do not make such calls to numbers registered on the TPS unless they have your consent to do so.
Organisations with which you have an ongoing relationship, for example those who
regard you as a customer, (or in the case of charities -
The TPS can accept the registration of mobile telephone numbers, however it is important to note that this will prevent the receipt of marketing voice calls but not SMS (text) messages.
If you wish to stop receiving SMS marketing messages, please send an 'opt-
As TPS registration only prevents marketing calls, organisations will still be able to call you for the purposes of genuine market research.
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