Failure to comply with the law will result in heavy fines or – in the case of repeat offenders – prison time!
The Act in its entirety can be seen on as it is the longest and most comprehensive Act to be signed into law by President Zuma, it will be implemented in stages.
70/2003 as amended (Telekommunikationsgesetz 2003 – TKG 2003, BGBI I No. 133/2005) unsolicited fax communication for commercial purposes is not allowed without the prior consent of the subscriber in Austria.
Sending electronic mail including SMS to any recipients (consumers - as defined in Section 1 of the Consumer protection Act, Austrian Federal law Gazette No.
Unlike those registered with the Liste Rouge, those registered with the Liste Orange can still be contacted for a purpose other than direct marketing. However, contacting such a customer is allowed only if the customer is provided with an opt-out option.
DENMARK LISTS AVAILABLE According to Section 6 of the Danish Act on Certain Consumer Agreements (Lov om visse forbrugeraftaler) it is generally illegal to make unsolicited phone calls to consumers for the purpose of selling goods or services.Sending electronic email including SMA to consumers and business without their consent is prohibited if done for direct marketing purposes. Box 24024 2490 AA The Hague THE NETHERLANDS Tel: 31 (0)70-3346728 Fax: 31 (0)70-333218 Mob: 31 (0)6-53865594 Email: [email protected]: FILES (NATIONAAL OVERLEDENENREGISTER) Operated by the Stichting Infofilter For more information, visit: Free of charge Consumers and companies contact: Stichting Infofilter P. Box 666 1000AR Amsterdam THE NETHERLANDS Email: [email protected]: contact details: Stichting Infofilter Mr. 0619 Oslo NORWAY Email: [email protected]: LISTS AVAILABLE (wejście od ul.However, no prior consent is required if: Sending electronic mail for direct marketing purposes is not permitted if the identity of the sender is concealed or no authentic address is provided to which the recipient could send a request not to receive such communications in the future. Słonecznej vis-à-vis nr 27/29) 00-788 Warsawa POLAND Contact: pl/kontakt Web: pl PORTUGAL There is a Mail Preference Service operated by the Portuguese DMA (AMD - Associaçäo Portuguesa De Marketing Directo).Registering with the Liste Rouge not only prevents the consumer from receiving unsolicited direct marketing calls, but may also hinder solicited calls as France Telecom will not communicate the contact details of people on the Liste Rouge. Box 24024 2490 AA The Hague THE NETHERLANDS Tel: 31 (0)70-3346728 Fax: 31 (0)70-333218 Mob: 31 (0)6-53865594 Email: [email protected]: RESEARCH LIST For people who do not want to be approached by telephone for market research purposes. Companies contact: Marketing Association of New Zealand Tel.: 64 800 347 328 Email: [email protected] NORWAY LISTS AVAILABLE Although the MPS and TPS are legal requirements in Norway, a company is allowed to contact a customer registered with the MPS or TPS for direct marketing purposes by mail or ‘phone if he or she is an existing company.Operated by France Telecom For more information, visit: a local France Telecom agency LISTE ORANGE A Telephone Preference Service which makes it possible for a consumer to choose not to appear in the directories of France Telecom. Operated by the Stichting Infofilter For more information, visit: EUR 1 500 or EUR 6 000 for all suppression files provided by Stichting Zelfregulering Dialogue Marketing (MPS, TPS, Mobile TPS, Market Research List, Deceased Files). Consumers and companies contact: Stichting Infofilter P. Box 666 1000AR Amsterdam THE NETHERLANDS Email: [email protected]: contact details: Stichting Infofilter Mr. An existing company is defined as a person who has purchased a good/service from the company at least three times during the previous year.