SMS Country regulations and restrictions


Available countries

Before you start sending SMS messages to Ethiopia, 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

Promotional, gambling and adult content is prohibited.

Content registration required


Opt-out instructions required


Sender ID regulations
  • Sender ID registration is required for company and product names.
  • Sender IDs will be overwritten with generic alpha sender IDs if not registered.
  • Numeric sender ID and short codes are not supported.
Sender ID registration offered by Clickatell Limited availability
Sender ID documentation required Yes
Country supports MNP No

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