If you are receiving unwanted communications, the options available to you differ depending on the type of communication you are receiving (for example, whether it is a phone call or a text message), and whether the call is legitimate or a scam.

What can I do about unwanted communications?

If you are receiving unwanted communications, the options available to you differ depending on the type of communication you are receiving (for example, whether it is a phone call or a text message), and whether the call is legitimate or a scam.

Top five tips to avoid scammers. 1—Never give out personal information. 2—Double check contact details through independent source. 3—Don’t be tempted to click links. 4—Hang up, and call organisations back on a verified number. 5—Visit www.scamwatch.gov.au.