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Prevention: confident consumers and avoiding scams

Stop nuisance telephone calls

Nuisance calls - Preventing them and dealing with them.

Nuisance Calls

Do you receive nuisance calls?

East Renfrewshire's Prevention Team is installing telephone call blockers free of charge. This funded project is designed to help residents in vulnerable situations who are experiencing a high number of nuisance calls, or have been a victim of a scam. "The unit is provided as an indefinite loan and we ask that if the unit is no longer required, it is returned, so that somebody else may benefit from it. Please complete online or alternatively download the forms to the right of this page and email or post them to our address.

The online callblocker form can be found here

Our latest Infographic can be found here: pdf icon Call Blocker Infographic 1819 [2Mb]

Our latest cost benefit analysis can be found here: pdf icon Cost Benefit 1819 [1Mb]

Receiving nuisance calls on your mobile? Why not try TPS Protect.

See the benefits and savings that call blockers and prevention packs have had in the following report:

pdf icon Blocking Nuisance Calls 1617 [831kb]

For more information look at the advice OfCom gives on nuisance calls:

Information on pension scams and other scams from the Financial Conduct Authority

If you already own a True Call Call blocker Instructions on how to save trusted numbers can be obtained word icon True Call Web Instructions [30kb]

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