The Florida Do Not Call List is a state-managed program designed
to protect residents from unsolicited telemarketing calls.
Established by the Florida Department of Agriculture and
Consumer Services (FDACS), the list enables Floridians to opt
out of receiving such calls, providing a more peaceful and
uninterrupted phone experience.
By registering your phone number on the list, you can
significantly reduce the number of unwanted calls you receive
It is essential to be aware that the Florida Do Not Call List
only applies to telemarketing calls made within Florida.
Although you may still receive calls from out-of-state
telemarketers or those exempt from the list, the program has
proven to be an effective measure for limiting unwanted calls
from in-state sales companies.
Certain organizations are exempt from the Florida Do Not Call
List restrictions. These include:
- · Charitable organizations
- · Political organizations
- · Religious organizations
· Companies with an existing business relationship with the
· Companies that have obtained written permission from the
consumer to make calls
Telemarketers violating Do Not Call List regulations in Florida
can face severe penalties. Fines for non-compliant telemarketers
range from $10,000 to $15,000 per violation, depending on the
nature of the infraction.