Implementation status


ECC/DEC/(09)06 of 30 October 2009 on Reserving the National Short Message Service (SMS) Numbering Range Beginning with '116' for Harmonised SMS Numbers for Harmonised Services of Social Value

Implementation Summary
Yes 22
Yes Partly 0
Committed 0
Planned 0
Under study 2
See remarks 0
No 12
No info 10
Country Implementation Status Date Remarks
Albania No info
Andorra No info
Austria Yes 10-04-2012
Azerbaijan No info
Belgium Yes 11-08-2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina No info
Bulgaria Yes 11-08-2017 Implemented by art. 138 of Law on electronic communications
Croatia Yes 04-03-2014 Implemented through Ordinance on addressing and numbering (Official Gazette 85/12) and Numbering plan
Cyprus No info
Czech Republic No 11-08-2017
Denmark Yes 30-01-2014 Through the implementation of the Universal Service Directive in Act no. 450 of 10 June 2003, there is an obligation for all undertakings in Denmark that operate public telephone networks to handle all calls to the European telephony numbering space
Estonia Yes 23-01-2014 Implemented through reference in "The Estonian numbering plan"
Finland Yes 20-10-2010 Implemented by Regulation TRAFICOM 32 on numbering
France No info
Georgia No info
Germany Yes 01-09-2009
Greece Yes 11-08-2017
Hungary Yes 09-03-2023 Implemented by National Numbering Plan (Decree No. 14/2020 (XII.15.) NMHH on the national allocation plan of identifiers for electronic communications networks and the rules of identifier management)
Iceland Yes 22-01-2014
Ireland Yes 04-03-2014
Italy Yes 11-08-2017
Latvia No 11-08-2017
Liechtenstein Yes 05-12-2013
Lithuania Under study 11-08-2017
Luxembourg Yes 11-08-2017
Malta Yes 12-01-2016
Moldova No 16-11-2023
Monaco No info
Montenegro Yes 11-08-2017 Implemented through National Numbering Plan
Netherlands No 29-06-2023
North Macedonia No 13-03-2023
Norway Yes 05-03-2014 Regulations on numbering resources for electronic communications networks and services
Poland Under study 24-08-2018
Portugal Yes 02-11-2015
Romania No 04-10-2010
San Marino No info
Serbia No 31-01-2022
Slovak Republic No 11-08-2017
Slovenia Yes 14-11-2011
Spain Yes 22-10-2015
Sweden No 04-10-2010
Switzerland Yes 03-06-2013
Türkiye No 28-10-2015 As SMS numbers are not considered as part of the Turkish National Numbering Plan, it is not possible to reserve SMS numbers beginning with 116. However this topic is under consideration and the decision will be implemented in the case that SMS numbers become a part of National Numbering Plan
Ukraine No 30-03-2011
United Kingdom No 17-11-2021 As provided for in the Decision, in the UK public authorities do not have control of SMS resources. Nevertheless, the 116XXX number range is used by mobile operators in accordance with the Decision's aims.
Vatican City No info