ICO fines five companies a combined total of £435,000

06/12/2022 | ICO

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined four companies £435,000 for making almost half a million direct marketing calls to people registered with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS). ICO Head of Investigations, Andy Curry, said: “We will not stop investigating and taking robust action against companies, to protect people and especially the vulnerable, where we find a blatant disregard for the law."

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