Block robocalls and other unwanted calls

Block robocalls and other unwanted calls

Tired of getting nuisance calls on your mobile or home phone? Learn more about these calls and how to stop them.  

Types of unwanted calls

  • Robocalls - Pre-recorded messages from computer-generated dialers
  • Fraud - Live calls from scammers trying to get personal info like your Social Security number or banking details   
  • Other - Calls from people you just don’t want to talk to

What you can do

Block calls on your wireless phone

iPhone

Go to Contacts and open the contact you want to block. Scroll down and select Block this caller.

Android

Open Recent Calls and select the name or number you want to block. Tap Details, select the menu icon, and choose Block.

Block numbers from your home phone

Use star codes to prevent unwanted calls with the push of a few buttons.

Digital home phone - press *61.

Landline home phone - press *60.

More options

Get on the Do Not Call Registry

Add your number to the National Do Not Call Registry.
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Report a number to us

Getting unwanted calls or texts? Let us know about it.
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