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Restricted Call Dates

Calls to certain states on restricted Do Not Call (DNC) dates could result in a potential state violation.

New York Disaster Emergency Calling Restriction Status

It shall be unlawful for any telemarketer doing business in this state to knowingly make an unsolicited telemarketing sales call to any person in a county, city, town or village under a declared state of emergency as described in sections twenty-four or twenty-eight of the executive law.

2024 March Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

March 29, 2024 – Good Friday

  • Louisiana, Pennsylvania

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

March 29, 2024 – Good Friday

  • National

2024 February Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

February 13, 2024 – Mardi Gras

  • Alabama (Baldwin and Mobile Counties only), Louisiana

February 19, 2024 – President’s Day

  • Alabama*, Louisiana**, Mississippi*, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island*, Utah***

*Washington's Birthday

**Statutory, not enforced

***Washington and Lincoln Day

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

February 19, 2024 – Family Day

  • New Brunswick, Alberta, Manitoba~, Ontario, Saskatchewan & British Columbia, Nova Scotia~~, Prince Edward Island~~~

~Louis Riel Day

~~Heritage Day

~~~Islander Day

2024 January Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

January 1, 2024 – New Year’s Day

  •  Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

January 2, 2024 – New Year’s Day Holiday

  • Louisiana*

January 8, 2024 – Inauguration Day

  • Louisiana (Baton Rouge only)

January 15, 2024 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  • Alabama*, Louisiana, Mississippi*, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

*As proclaimed by the Louisiana governor

**Also Robert E. Lee Day

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

January 1, 2024 – New Year’s Day

  • National

2023 December Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

December 25, 2023 – Christmas Day

  • Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

December 26, 2023 – Day After Christmas

  • Louisiana*

*As proclaimed by the Louisiana governor

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

December 25, 2023 – Christmas Day

  • National

December 26, 2023 – Boxing Day

  • Federal, Ontario only (optional holiday for other provinces)

2023 November Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

November 1, 2023 – All Saints Day

  • Louisiana*

November 10, 2023 – Veterans Day (observed)

  • Alabama, Louisiana, Utah

November 11, 2023 – Veterans Day

  • Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

November 13, 2023 – Veterans Day (observed)

  • Rhode Island

November 23, 2023 – Thanksgiving Day

  • Alabama**, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

November 24, 2023 – Acadian Day

  • Louisiana***

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

November 11, 2023 – Remembrance Day

  • National

November 13, 2023 – Remembrance Day (observed)

  • National

* Statutory, not enforced

** Upon designation by the governor

*** As proclaimed by the Louisiana governor

2023 October Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

October 9, 2023 – Columbus Day

  • Alabama*, Louisiana**, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah 

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

October 2, 2023 – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (observed)

  • National

October 9, 2023 – Thanksgiving Day 

  • National

2023 September Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

September 4, 2023 – Labor Day

  • Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

September 4, 2023 – Labour Day

  • National

September 30, 2023 – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation*

  • National

October 2, 2023 – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (observed)*

  • National

* Statutory holiday for employees in the federal government and federally regulated workplaces only.

2023 August Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

August 14, 2023 – Victory Day 

  • Rhode Island 

August 30, 2023 – Huey P. Long Day 

  • Louisiana (statutory but not enforced) 

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

August 7, 2023 – Civic Holiday 

  • (All except Quebec, Yukon, and Newfoundland)