New Zealand Dedicated Short-Codes
There are two types of dedicated short-codes available in New Zealand,
- Standard Rate Dedicated Short-Codes - Used for service-based communications where the end-user will get charged to reply, ie Appt reminders.
"XYZ Medical Clinic: Joe Bloggs had an appt with Dr ABC on 10/10/2020 at 10:45am. Please reply to confirm Y or N. Standard SMS and data charges apply."
Pricing can be seen here
- Zero-Rated Dedicated Short-Codes - Used for any marketing messages to ensure the opt-out is free of charge to the recipient.
"ABC Sportwear: Come in store this Friday for 50% off all stock for VIP members. Make sure you bring your membership cards. Reply STOP to opt-out"
Pricing for these Zero-Rated numbers are handled differently and therefore will occur different charges.
Set-Up fee: $250 AUD
Monthly Fee: $250 AUD
Outbound SMS Rate: $0.12/message AUD
* Pricing will be converted to your account currency.
- All applications will require to provide a 'Free to call' NZ phone number for networks to contact. If you are unable to provide this, we will provide one for an additional $30 AUD monthly charge. These calls will be directed to our tech team who will then contact you.
Get in touch with our 24/7 Chat support if you would like to proceed with your application.
Please note, a 6-month commitment is required. Shortcode can take up to 4-6 weeks to be set up.