ICO will be writing to more than 1,000 list broking companies, who are believed to play a role in the trade in contact individual’s names and numbers for direct marketing. The letters will be sent in connection with the ICO’s crackdown on nuisance calls. The letters will request that companies set out for ICO how they comply with the law, what data they distribute, how they obtain consent from individuals and details of the companies they work with.

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