Ethiopia: SMS Guidelines

Sending SMS to Ethiopia? Check out our comprehensive guidelines to ensure compliance in Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia: SMS Guidelines

MCC: 636
Dial Code: 251

Alphanumeric Sender IDs are supported.

For Network MTN (63601) Alphanumeric Sender IDs are only supported with registration. Without registration to this network, Alpha Senders will be overwritten to Generic Alpha Sender IDs or will NOT deliver.

Sending traffic related to local Banking or Promotional traffic is not allowed

Please make sure to always refer to our Acceptable Use Policy for Messaging.

For more information on Alpha Sender ID registration kindly reach out to

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