HC Deb 13 May 2002 vol 385 c465W
David Maclean

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what plans the Government have to regulate the practice of cold calling. [55181]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Protection is provided by the Consumer Protection (Cancellation of Contracts Concluded away from Business Premises) Regulations 1987, the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000, the Telecommunications (Data Protection and Privacy) Regulations 1999 and the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.