Addressed junk mail
The Mailing Preference Service (MPS) is a free service set up and funded by the direct mail industry to enable consumers to have their names and home addresses in the UK removed from or added to lists used by the industry. The MPS can remove your name from up to 95% of Direct Mail lists. It will not stop mail that has been sent from overseas, un-addressed material or mail addressed to The Occupier.
Unaddressed junk mail
The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) can provide advice on how to reduce the amount of unaddressed mail received.
Direct Marketing Association (UK) Ltd
70 Margaret Street
Unsolicited marketing faxes
The Fax Preference Service (FPS) is a central opt out register whereby businesses (and individuals if they wish) can register their choice not to receive unsolicited sales and marketing faxes. It is a legal requirement that companies do not send such faxes to numbers registered on the FPS.
Royal Mail delivered unaddressed leaflets
To stop unaddressed leaflets delivered by the Royal Mail, you should write to:
Royal Mail Door to Door Opt Out,
Unsolicited telephone sales calls
The Telephone Preference Service (TPS) is a central opt out register whereby individuals can register their wish not to receive unsolicited sales and marketing telephone calls. It is a legal requirement that companies do not make such calls to numbers registered on the TPS.