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Philippines SMS messaging country regulations and restrictions

Before you start sending SMS messages to the Philippines, please ensure that you understand the regulations around messaging in the country. All programs are required to be compliant with the applicable laws. Please contact our support team if you are unsure about any of these regulations.


Restriction Description
DND exists No
Time restrictions No
International vs local split No
Local traffic N/A
International traffic N/A
General content restrictions
  • SMS cannot be sent to a landline destination number
  • Religious content
  • Adult content
  • Racial content
  • Gambling
Content registration required No
Opt-out instructions required No
Sender ID regulations Pre-registration required
Sender ID documentation required The requirements are company name, related URL, and SMS sample content
Country supports MNP Yes

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