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Standard Bank Service Status

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SMS Messages not being delivered
Incident Report for Standard Bank
Our OTP and My Updates services are back up and running. Thank you for your patience, and apologies for any inconvenience this has caused
Posted Nov 19, 2021 - 11:26 CAT
The issue has been identified and a fix is being implemented.
Posted Nov 19, 2021 - 08:41 CAT
We are continuing to investigate this issue.
Posted Nov 19, 2021 - 08:31 CAT
We are currently experiencing a technical issue with SMS messages. Message services that are impacted

Instant Money SMS's
Lotto SMS's
MyUpdates SMS's
Prepaid purchases - Airtime, Electricity SMS's
Other SMS's

You may still be having difficulties receiving OTP and SMS notifications across our banking and online payment services. Our external service provider is experiencing technical issues and we are working with them to restore services soon. We apologise for the inconvenience caused
Posted Nov 19, 2021 - 06:53 CAT
This incident affected: Internet Banking (Instant Money, Buy Airtime and Data, Buy Electricity, Play Lotto) and Mobile Banking (Instant Money, Buy Airtime and Data, Buy Electricity, Play Lotto).