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FTC to Increase DNC List Fees on October 1

On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it will be increasing the fees associated with the National Do Not Call (DNC) Registry for the fiscal year 2022. DNC List fees are assessed on a per-area code basis.

2021 September Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

September 6, 2021 – Labor Day

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

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

September 6, 2021 – Labour Day 

  • National

September 30, 2021 – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation*

  • National

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

Call Deliverability Is a Priority for Marketers in the STIR/SHAKEN Era

The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) was signed into law in 1991—eons ago with regards to telecommunications technology. At the time that the law was drafted and passed, one of the primary regulatory concerns was the then-prevalent practice of sending junk faxes. Now, in the smartphone era, regulators are far more concerned with robocalls.

2021 August Restricted Do Not Call Dates

State Restricted Do Not Call Dates

August 9, 2021 – Victory Day 

  • Rhode Island

Canadian Restricted Do Not Call Dates

August 2, 2021 – Civic Holiday

  • All provinces except Quebec and Yukon