Carrier surcharge updates on July 1Follow
Two carriers are updating their SMS surcharges on July 1, 2023.
Verizon will begin charging a higher fee for unregistered 10DLC SMS traffic:
|Current rate (USD)||Registered rate effective July 1, 2023 (USD)||Unregistered rate effective July 1, 2023 (USD)|
|Verizon (Unregistered outbound 10DLC SMS)||$0.003||$0.003||$0.01|
Claro is updating their long code SMS rate:
|Current rate (USD)||Rate effective July 1, 2023 (USD)|
|Claro - PR||$0.0045||$0.0065|
These carriers are not currently communicating any upcoming changes to 10DLC/ long code MMS surcharges.
What do I need to do?
Please continue to register your traffic in order to avoid the higher unregistered surcharges from Verizon.
Please open a ticket with your Bandwidth Support Team or hit us up at (855) 864-7776!