Privacy Policy

Roman Mokretsov built the SMS Forwarder app as a Freemium app. This SERVICE is provided by Roman Mokretsov at no cost and is intended for use as is.

This page is used to inform visitors regarding my policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use my Service.

If you choose to use my Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that I collect is used for providing and improving the Service. I will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at SMS Forwarder unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

List of requested permissions

The permission names correspond to standard codes used by Android. Permissions marked with * are classified as “dangerous permission” by Google.

Name Scope Why needed?
READ_CONTACT * Allows to read your contact data To map phone numbers to emails
RECEIVE_SMS * Allows to receive SMS messages Trigger redirect after message arrival
RECEIVE_WAP_PUSH * Allows to receive WAP messages Trigger redirect after WAP message arrival
SEND_SMS * Allows the app to send SMS messages To redirect to another phone
READ_SMS * Allows the app to read SMS information. For information about outgoing SMS for transferring them
INTERNET Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. Automatic redirect
ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE Allows to access information about networks Automatic redirect
ACCESS_WIFI_STATE Allows to access information about Wi-Fi networks Automatic redirect
READ_PHONE_STATE * Allows the app to access the phone features of the device For the correct formation of redirection filters
BILLING To use the Google Play application Optional in-app donation billing

Privacy and data security

Information That You Provide

Your incoming and outgoing SMS

How we access data

In case the data is necessary for the application to work that you need, we request dynamic permission to grant Android permissions. We will have access to this data as long as these permissions are granted to us. You can always manage app permissions in your phone settings.

How we use this data

The data is necessary for the implementation of the functions described on the application page.

In some cases of using our application, namely:

Your SMS data will be sent via an encrypted HTTPS secure channel to the server, so that it initiates the sending of SMS information to the locations you specified.

After that, the data on SMS, the purpose of sending (e-mail, chat ID in Telegram, etc.) will be deleted. We do not store this data after the function has been executed.

Who has access to this data

Only the main developer of the application, you can contact him at any time by e-mail

Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, I may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to Contact, SMS, Phone information, E-mail, First Name. The information that I request will be retained on your device and is not collected by me in any way.

The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you.

Link to privacy policy of third party service providers used by the app

Log Data

I want to inform you that whenever you use my Service, in a case of an error in the app I collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing my Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.

This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

Service Providers

I may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

I want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


I value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and I cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by me. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. I have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case I discover that a child under 13 has provided me with personal information, I immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to do necessary actions.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

I may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. I will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about my Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact me.