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Argentina : SMS Features and Restrictions

We use Adaptive Routing to send in Argentina. Our main provider is a local direct route, delivery receipts are not reliable and Sender IDs will be changed (Currently the sender is replaced with a short codes but this is dynamic and subject to change depending on quality performance.

Sender ID:

Sender IDs will be changed (Currently the sender is replaced with a short codes but this is dynamic and subject to change depending on quality performance.


Number formatting:

When sending messages to Argentina you should omit the "9" between the country code and the local number.
This "9" is only needed for international voice calls towards Argentinian mobile numbers. 


Content:

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

 

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:
Delivery receipts are not reliable.

Virtual Numbers: (SMS virtual numbers are currently upon requests)

SMS enabled numbers in Argentina may only be used for P2P use cases. The following restrictions apply:

  • No more than 500 messages per day per LVN
  • No more than 40 messages every 10 minutes per LVN
  • No more than 5 messages per minute from the same LVN

Carrier/supplier will block if threshold exceeds above.

 

Policies: 

Policy in Argentina that user cannot send promotion sms if the user is registered to this site https://nollame.aaip.gob.ar . However, the enforcement of this is not too strict and the operators can block if the caller or sender is a registered party (like telemarketing companies or aggregators with direct connections) but grey routes can still deliver to numbers in the DNC list. 

 

Links:

Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview

 

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