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Is it possible to remove my mobile number from unwanted marketing? A recent caller to sell gas told me he got my number from the “Australian database services” but i cant find that company listed.

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The Do Not Call Register is followed by some  reputable companies, but many ignore it, especially overseas telemarketers.

Here is a link for you.

https://www.donotcall.gov.au/

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I'm not a Telstra employee.
50 + years exp. in radio comms., eg mobile phones since 1963, two-way radios, base stations, antennas & pagers. Expert in current Telstra Go repeaters & smart antennas.
"Being 75 years of age, entitles one to be an expert at everything!!"

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@Lenno wrote:

Hey thanks for the tip. I have registered the number. Much appreciated 


@Lenno Telstra also offers Consumer Advice on unwelcome calls that might be of help?

 

https://www.telstra.com.au/consumer-advice/unwelcome-calls 

 

 

 

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Level 23: Superhero
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The Do Not Call Register is followed by some  reputable companies, but many ignore it, especially overseas telemarketers.

Here is a link for you.

https://www.donotcall.gov.au/

If I have helped you, a "Like" would be appreciated.

If my advice is a solution, please acknowledge it.

I'm not a Telstra employee.
50 + years exp. in radio comms., eg mobile phones since 1963, two-way radios, base stations, antennas & pagers. Expert in current Telstra Go repeaters & smart antennas.
"Being 75 years of age, entitles one to be an expert at everything!!"

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Hey thanks for the tip. I have registered the number. Much appreciated 

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Hello 

Thanks for the Like.

Alsp...you can bar your home number from all international calls (which I recently did).

If I have helped you, a "Like" would be appreciated.

If my advice is a solution, please acknowledge it.

I'm not a Telstra employee.
50 + years exp. in radio comms., eg mobile phones since 1963, two-way radios, base stations, antennas & pagers. Expert in current Telstra Go repeaters & smart antennas.
"Being 75 years of age, entitles one to be an expert at everything!!"
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@Lenno wrote:

Hey thanks for the tip. I have registered the number. Much appreciated 


@Lenno Telstra also offers Consumer Advice on unwelcome calls that might be of help?

 

https://www.telstra.com.au/consumer-advice/unwelcome-calls 

 

 

 

Someone keeps putting vegetables in my beer crisper

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