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Kenya: SMS Guidelines

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

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Kenya: SMS Guidelines

MCC: 639
Dial Code: 254

Alphanumeric Sender IDs are supported with registration. Alphanumeric Sender ID registration is required.

Political, Religious, gambling, adult and P2P content is prohibited.

The use of generic Alpha Sender IDs is not recommended. Alpha Senders should be directly related to the message content.

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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