Messaging & Compliance
The guidance below is an outline of the messaging, marketing and privacy rules in the chosen destination.
Marketing & Privacy Austria Austrian Data Protection Act Austrian Telecommunication Act (Sec 107 – SPAM provision; strict opt-in provision for B2B as well as for B2C – prior consent for direct marketing and electronic marketing as well as mass messages necessary) Austrian Media Act (Sec 24 and 25 – mandatory information duties for frequent messages) Austrian E-Commerce Act (Sec 5, 6 and 7 – mandatory information duties) Austrian Act Against Unfair Competition (aggressive commercial practice pursuant to no 26 of Annex I) Robinson List (do-not-contact list pursuant to Sec 7 E-Commerce Act; operated by the Austrian Regulatory Authority for Broadcasting and Telecommunications (RTR)) Information on specific advertising restrictions (provided by the Austrian Economic Chamber (WKO))
Due to the dynamic nature of technology and the messaging industry, the Messaging Compliance Rules are constantly evolving and adapting to keep pace with the changes. As a result, we may update these Messaging Compliance Rules from time to time by publishing an updated version on our website or elsewhere as we determine.