Active Registrations by Fiscal Year
"Active Registrations" reflect the total number of phone numbers registered on the National Do Not Call Registry for each fiscal year as of September 30, 2017.
Organizations Accessing the Registry by Fiscal Year
|5 or Fewer Area Codes||24,182||23,049||20,075||17,634||15,536|
|Organizations Who Paid||2,877||2,582||2,502||2,353||2,259|
Telemarketers and sellers can access up to five area codes on the Registry for free. To access more than five area codes, they must pay a fee. Organizations that are not selling goods or services are "exempt" and can access numbers on the Registry for free. This includes organizations asking for charitable contributions, raising money for political purposes, or conducting surveys. It also includes organizations calling only people they have an established business relationship with or who have given the organization written permission to call.