You must submit the following information to your application provider to get carrier approval for your SMS (Short Message Service) and MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) mobile marketing campaigns:

  • Sales contact: Your primary contact at the application provider

  • The common short code (CSC) owner: You or the application provider

  • Code type: Whether you’re using a random or vanity code

  • Billing method: Standard rate or premium rate messaging

  • CSC status: Whether it's moved from another application provider, or a new code

  • Campaign duration: How long your campaign will run

  • Campaign type: Type of campaign running on the CSC

  • Carriers: List of carriers the code will be run on

  • Testing information: Live campaign for carrier testing of the program prior to approval