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Singapore SMS messaging regulations and restrictions

Before you start sending to Singapore, please ensure you understand the regulations around SMS messaging. All programs are required to be compliant with the regulations outlined in The Spam Control Act 2007 developed by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) and the Attorney-General's Chambers of Singapore (AGC). Non-compliant messages may be blocked and filtered by major carrier networks like M1 and Singtel.

Restriction Description
Opt in Users must opt into your service.

Unsolicited messages are subject to damages and fines as described in the Spam Control Act 2007. Marketing messages can be sent only after an explicit opt-in consent is received for your service. Users on the Do Not Call registry should not be contacted.

Message content The following message content is prohibited: Religious, Adult, Political, Gambling, and Money lending.

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