Scam alert

Criminals are calling people and pretending to be from the National Anti-Scam Centre (NASC) to try to steal money and personal information. We will never ask you for money or personal or financial information. Find our more about this NASC impersonation scam.

About the National Anti-Scam Centre

The National Anti-Scam Centre, run by the ACCC, brings together experts from government, law enforcement and the private sector to disrupt scams before they reach consumers.

We analyse and act on trends from shared data and raise consumer awareness about how to spot and avoid scams.

With our people power, we’ve got strength in numbers. We turn evidence into opportunities to educate the public and accelerate action.

Let’s join forces to outsmart the scammers and protect our nation. 

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What the National Anti-Scam Centre does

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You can report a scam to the National Anti-Scam Centre on our Scamwatch website.

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