Saudi Arabia

Sender ID Alphanumeric
Dialing code 966
Major Carriers STC (Saudi Telecom Company), Zain and Mobily
Message length 160 characters
Support for Concatenated message Supported
Setup Time 5-10 Business Days
Support for Two Way SMS Yes (Long Code)
Country Regulations

Registration of Sender ID is mandatory. Unregistered sender IDs will be blocked.

Whitelisting of content is mandatory.

Sender IDs used for sending advertising/promotional content MUST include the postfix "-AD".

Marketing Traffic must go via the marketing route. Numbers on the do-not-disturb list will not receive marketing traffic.

Marketing traffic are not to be sent between 10:00pm to 7:00am, GMT+3 (Saudi Arabia time).

Country Restrictions Gambling, betting, SPAM, loan traffic, crypto, Forex, and adult content is likely to be blocked by the Saudi Arabian operators.
Extra Information

Sender ID registration is required


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