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Singapore: SMS Features and Restrictions

Sender ID:

Sender ID is dynamic to all networks, however we are using Adaptive Routing throughout Singapore so sender may occasionally be overwritten to ensure delivery. Adaptive Routing will consistently test a number of routes and ensure the optimum one is selected to deliver your traffic.

Content:

Money lending:

A new law was recently introduced in Singapore which makes it illegal to advertise or promote money-lending services. The Singaporean authorities are aggressively pursuing any offenders. The details can be found in the link below:

Directions Moneylenders advertisements (PDF)

Unicode:

Unicode is supported to all networks.

Concatenated messages:

Concatenated messages are supported to all networks.

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:
Handset delivery receipts are supported to all networks.

Do Not Call:

A Do-Not-Call (DNC) Registry was launched in Singapore on the 1st January 2014, for more information please see http://www.pdpc.gov.sg/organisations/do-not-call-registry-your-business, published by the Singapore Telecommunications Authority.

Links:

Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview

 

Virtual Numbers:

SMS and Voice numbers are available upon request only. 

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