Telephone marketing is allowed between 9am and 8pm on any day.
The caller must state their name, the name of the organisation they represent and the State or Territory in which the principle office is located.
Additional to applying for approval through Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading, those wishing to request donations on a public street or place must seek approval through the Tasmania Police. An application form can be requested by post through Tasmania Police, State Community Policing Services:
Anyone soliciting in a public place must wear an identity card displaying their name and the name of the organisation they represent and the State or Territory in which the organisations principle office is located.
Children under the age of 16 may solicit donations if they are under the direct supervision of an adult.
Soliciting Through Writing, Electronic Media or Advertisement
Any written request, however communicated, must include a statement of the purpose for which the donation is sought, the name of the organisation, the address of the principle office of the organisation and a contact telephone number for the organisation.