Short codes are ideal for high-throughput programmatic messaging.
Short codes are approved for specific use cases, so if you are experiencing carrier filtering on long codes you may be a good candidate for short codes.
Some of the most common use-cases for short codes in Spain are:
Short codes can only message users on carriers within the countries in which they are provisioned. Although Twilio can provision short codes in multiple countries, if your customers are not located in Spain, you should not obtain a Spanish short code.
Minimum term commit for the Short Code is 3 months.
If the Short Code does not receive any traffic in Spain for 30 days or more, the Short Code might get disconnected due to absence of usage.
Refer to this article for detailed explanation on Spain Short Code Best Practices.
You can choose any of the following Short Codes:
To apply for a Spanish Short Code the following details are needed:
Please expect delays on any applications submitted in August or December, as the carriers often experience an annual provisioning freeze period during these times.
Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (CNMC)
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To apply for Spain Short Code please follow these steps:
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