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10DLC/Local A2P Messaging

10DLC/Local A2P Messaging

Reach millions of customers with one local number using high-volume, high delivery SMS/MMS experiences built on 10DLC.

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Powerful local text messaging at scale

Built on 10DLC, Bandwidth’s Local A2P messaging is a first-of-its-kind way for businesses to send high-volume SMS over local numbers—all with the highest delivery rates possible.

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Power of local

With Local A2P built on 10DLC you can send messages to all of your customers from a local number. Your number.

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Unparalleled flexibility

Send messages the way you want. More than 160 characters? Done. Need to send PIN codes? Easy. If you can dream it, you can do it with 10DLC.

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Direct-to-carrier pricing

Cut out the middleman and get better pricing. We own and operate our own nationwide network and don’t have the same markups other CPaaS providers do, helping you to save money.

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Support from real humans

Real support from real people. Our team of experts are ready to answer your questions and help you every step of the way, from Day 1 to Day 36,500.

Your business is local; why wouldn’t your number be?

Built on 10DLC, Bandwidth’s Local A2P Messaging enables your business to use your local number to reach millions of customers at once. It’s powerful messaging designed to engage your audience.

Powerful messaging features that get you going fast

Our team has worked hard to blend a full-featured tier 1 network with cutting edge APIs to help you build the future of communications.

  • High volume support over local phone numbers
  • Bring your own number capabilities
  • Reliable delivery
  • Bi-directional unicode and emojis
  • SMS and MMS – videos, gifs, pictures, and more
  • Redundant network
  • Real-time delivery receipts
  • Higher than 1 MPS (message per second) throughput

Messaging cost prediction

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Estimate your 10DLC Costs

With 10DLC you can send high-volume text messages over local phone numbers, making it the perfect channel for businesses looking to establish locality. Use our estimator to understand what your costs could be, including carrier fees and one-time setup costs.

Industry education

10DLC is a new and innovative way for businesses to send messages, but
it's also evolving as more carriers adopt their own rules.

require 'bandwidth_messaging'
include BandwidthMessaging

messaging_client =
messaging_controller = messaging_client.client

body =
body.application_id = "123" = ["+18888888888", "+17777777777"]
body.from = "+19195559999"
body.text = "Greetings from Bandwidth!"
messaging_controller.create_message("456", body)

Sending messages with our MMS API is easy.
Check out our developer docs to learn more.

A network built for developers

Why rent when you can own? Most programmable SMS platforms rent network space from carriers. Bandwidth is different. We give you carrier-grade features like delivery receipts and error codes that help you increase deliverability, reduce costs, and build a better product.

A better approach to support

We take a unique approach to support—we focus on making sure our customers are successful. We have a dedicated support team made up of industry vets with the knowledge and experience to tackle the most demanding telecom situations, and tools and processes to ensure customer success and satisfaction. You’ll wonder why everyone doesn’t have the same approach.

  • Dedicated support to help you every step of the way
  • Assigned single point of contact with all products
  • 24×7 proactive Network Operations Center (NOC)
  • 98% CSAT delivering Technical Assistance Center (TAC)
  • Expert business development managers to help navigate your changing needs
  • Dedicated team of porting experts

Starting a conversation has never been easier

Having local conversations at scale has never been easier. Get in touch with our experts to see how Bandwidth’s Local A2P solution built on 10DLC can help your business.

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