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Telemarketing Organizations

Unless exempt, each telephone soliciting business must register annually with the division under the "Telephone Fraud Prevention Act" before engaging in telephone solicitations if the telephone soliciting business engages in telephone solicitations that originate in Utah or are received in Utah, or if the telephone soliciting business conducts any business operations in Utah.
Frequently Asked Questions   (click question to view answer)

A: There is not an exemption form.  Submit a letter, cite the applicable exemption, and provide supporting documentation.

A: Yes, the telephone scripts are required to include the following:
    – You the purchaser may cancel the sale up to midnight of the third business day after the receipt of the merchandise or premium, whichever is later.
    – Inform the consumer of the instructions on how to cancel.
    – State the refund policy after the three day right.

A: The consumer is entitled to a full refund.

A: Contact your insurance company to see if they write performance bonds.

Contact the Department of Insurance for a list of surety companies that are registered to do business in the State of Utah.

Contact your financial institution to see if they write surety performance bonds.

A: The Telephone Fraud Prevention Act requires the registered agent reside in the State of Utah.

A: The registered agent is a person or service corporation that accepts service of process on your behalf.

A: No.

A: Registration is required for setting appointments.

Registration Forms


Statutes & Rules

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