0 Comments By Institution Marketing What is a suppression file? 04 Our Managing Director Mark answers your frequently asked questions So what is a suppression file? A suppression file is simply a file of records that you should be removing from your database. These can be gone aways that’s people or companies that have moved address, could be deceased people (for obvious reasons) or people who have requested not to receive communications via email or telephone. Shares Tags: data suppression, suppression file, suppression files, suppression files screening Post navigation Previous Previous post: What is the role of a suppression screening portal?