Text scam alert
A known text scam, claiming to be an e-transfer from the Office of Consumer Affairs (OCA), was reported. The OCA will never send you—or ask for—any sort of payment by telephone, email or text.
If you receive a scam email or text message, do not reply or click—delete it. Report it to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Reporting Centre.
The Notice and Notice regime is a made-in-Canada solution which provides copyright owners with tools to enforce their rights while respecting the interests and freedoms of users.
Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) protects consumers and businesses from the misuse of digital technology, including spam and other electronic threats. It also aims to help businesses stay competitive in a global, digital marketplace.
For the latest results on the promotion, monitoring and enforcement of the legislation, consult the CASL Performance measurement report 2017–2018.
Have a question or complaint about a cannabis site, promotion, product or service? To find out who to contact, please consult the Submit a report on cannabis page.
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