Colombia SMS Features and Restrictions


We use adaptive routing throughout Colombia to ensure continuous high quality.

Sender ID

Sender ID is generally changed to Short Code 85307 or 87457 and occasionally to a local long number to ensure successful delivery.


There are no additional content restrictions beyond those in our Acceptable Use Policy.


Unicode is supported.

Other Features or Restrictions

Delivery Receipts

Colombian network operators do not provide delivery receipts.

Local Number Prefix

Local and mobile Colombian numbers are changing to include 60 as the prefix before the area code. As of 1 December 2021, the old/existing format will no longer work for local numbers.


  • Existing number format: 5712345678
  • New number format: 576012345678

Additional Information

For more information, see the following articles:

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