AUSTRALIA SMS: Products and Compliance


Sender ID Fully Dynamic 
Dialing code 61
Major Carriers Telstra, Optus, Vodafone Pacific, Lycamobile
Number portability Yes
Message length 160 characters
Support for Concatenated message Yes
Sender ID Supported

Long Code

Short Code

Setup Time -
Support for Two Way SMS Yes
Extra information Unicode is supported

SMS Compliance

Opt Out Requirements (Marketing Messages)

All marketing messages would need to include "STOP" as an option. 

If “STOP” is received, the number must be blocked from receiving additional SMS from the sender ID. 


Industry Reference:

Australian Communications and Media Authority

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