Canada Post Corporation

Site: Online Service

Service: Consumer's Choice Program

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Using this service may also discontinue delivery of unaddressed government mailings, (such as municipal calendars, snow removal schedules, changes in garbage pickup, announcement of town hall meetings) and notices for non-profit and event information.
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-607-6301
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Site Information
Located In Community Canada
Physical Access Not Applicable - online service only
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Consumers Choice Program ; No Junk Mail program ; Red Dot campaign
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Allows residents to stop receiving unaddressed advertisements such as free samples, coupons, flyers and newspapers, free magazines, catalogues, non-profit and event information, as well as municipal service notices (e.g. schedule of snow removal, changes in garbage pickup).  
Canada Post will continue to deliver some community newspapers, as well as mailings from the House of Commons, provincial chief electoral officers, municipal electoral offices and Elections Canada 
To stop delivery of unaddressed materials: 
* place a note stating that you do not wish to receive unaddressed materials either on your mailbox if you get door-to-door delivery or on the inside lip of the box (not on the inside or the outside of the door) if you have a community mailbox, group mailbox or a postal box 
* Canada Post is required by law to deliver any mail that bears your address (including some advertising material) 
* also note that since Canada Post is only one of many distributors of unaddressed materials, materials from other distributors may continue to be delivered 
* to reduce addressed mailings, see website for Canada Post's epost service or the Canadian Marketing Association's Do Not Contact service
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Unsolicited Advertising Opt Out Assistance

Agency Overview

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