Thursday, November 7, 2013

Consent Script for mobile calling and SMS and Robotic calling post TCPA Amendment

Post 16th of October 2013 after amendment to TCPA act all marketing calls and messages on mobile phones in US must obtain prior written consent .

Beginning October 16, 2013, prior express written consent will be required for all auto dialed and/or pre-recorded calls/texts sent/made to cell phone and pre-recorded calls made to residential land lines for marketing purposes.

The consent format may be in the following sample:

Text message consent: 

By providing your mobile number and clicking the "I CONSENT" button, you consent to receive mobile text alerts regarding exclusive offers and promotions from ABC inc.You may receive up to __ text messages per month.

You understand that we will send mobile text messages using automated technology.

I hereby consent to receive auto dialed and/or pre-recorded telemarketing calls from or on behalf of ABC..... at the telephone number provided above. I understand that consent is not a condition of purchase.