Twilio SMS Integration for Django

django, twilio, sms
pip install dj-twilio-sms==2.1.0



Twilio SMS Integration for Django

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This is fork of nigma/django-twilio-sms (Filip Wasilewski en[at]ig[dot]ma) as original package has stopped maintenance.

Django 1.10 support, migrations, timezone improvements.

Used for SMS messages in SiteLedger project.


  1. Install dj-twilio-sms using pip.

  2. Add dj_twilio_sms to INSTALLED_APPS and migrate ( migrate).

  3. Add the following url to your urlconf:

    url(r"^messaging/", include("dj_twilio_sms.urls")),

    this will receive confirmation callbacks for any SMS message that you send using utils.send_sms also will receive incoming messages.

  4. Configure Twilio callback to send notifications to the above view's url. (ex: /messaging/reply/ for inbound messages)

  5. Configure settings:

    • TWILIO_ACCOUNT_SID, TWILIO_AUTH_TOKEN, TWILIO_PHONE_NUMBER - copy credentials from the Twilio panel.
    • TWILIO_CALLBACK_USE_HTTPS - use https or not for delivery confirmation callback urls.
    • TWILIO_CALLBACK_DOMAIN - optionally set domain name or IP of your site (otherwise the server name will be extracted from the request info).
    • TWILIO_DRY_MODE - set if you want to run in test mode.

Django Version Support

  • Django 1.8, 1.9 and 1.10
  • Python 2.7 and 3.5

It should work with Django 1.6 and 1.7, but you need to downgrade django-rest-framework for these versions.


django-twilio-sms and dj-twilio-sms is released under the MIT license.

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