SASSA Payment Dates for 2023-2024

In the year 2023, the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) continues its crucial role in providing social grants to individuals in need. To ensure the timely disbursement of these grants, SASSA releases monthly updates on payment dates, offering financial assistance to those who rely on these funds for their well-being.

Understanding the Payment Schedule

SASSA disburses social grants in batches, with various groups receiving payments on specific dates. It’s imperative for grant holders to stay informed about the updated payment schedule, as this schedule determines when funds will be deposited into their bank accounts or made available for collection at designated pay points.

Here is a comprehensive breakdown of the SASSA payment dates for the months from July 2023 to March 2024:

July 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Persons Grant and linked grants: July 4, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: July 5, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): July 6, 2023.

August 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: August 2, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: August 3, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): August 4, 2023.

September 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: September 5, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: September 6, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): September 7, 2023.

October 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: October 3, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: October 4, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): October 5, 2023.

November 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: November 2, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: November 3, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): November 6, 2023.

December 2023 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: December 1, 2023.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: December 4, 2023.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): December 5, 2023.

January 2024 Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: January 3, 2024.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: January 4, 2024.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): January 5, 2024.

February 2024 Payment Dates

  • Older Persons Grant and linked grants: February 2, 2024.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: February 5, 2024.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): February 6, 2024.

March 2024 SASSA Payment Dates

  • Older Person Grant and linked grants: March 5, 2024.
  • Disability Grant and linked grants: March 6, 2024.
  • Other grants (Child Support Grant, Foster Child Grant, Care Dependency Grant, War Veterans Grant): March 7, 2024.

Amount of SASSA Social Grants

SASSA offers various social grants to provide essential support to individuals and families across South Africa. These grants are tailored to meet basic needs and improve the overall well-being of recipients. Here are the grant amounts:

SASSA Payment Methods

Receiving social grant payments is a critical aspect for grant recipients. SASSA provides multiple methods to access these payments, ensuring convenience and ease of access. The main methods include:

  • Using a SASSA gold card at any bank ATM.
  • Visiting a government post office.
  • Collecting funds from designated collection points, including Pick n Pay, Checkers, Shoprite, Boxer, and USave stores.

To ensure a smooth payment process, grant holders are encouraged to perform a SASSA Status Check to verify the approval of their payments and guarantee receipt on the designated payday.

Important Notices

To alleviate congestion and ensure an efficient payment process, grant recipients are advised to avoid long queues by waiting a few days after the payment date before collecting their funds.

Tracking your SASSA payment is easy; simply dial 134569*47268# on your registered phone number to check the status of your payment once your payday is approaching.

Contact SASSA Service Centre

SASSA is committed to serving millions of individuals in South Africa, benefiting approximately 50% of the country’s population. For more information on pay-out dates and qualifying rules for all government social grants, don’t hesitate to reach out to the SASSA Service Centers through the following contact information:

  • Toll-Free SASSA Call Centre Number: 0800 60 10 11
  • Appointment Number for SASSA office: 012 400 2322
  • SASSA Official Email: [email protected]

By adhering to these guidelines and staying informed about the SASSA payment dates, you can ensure the timely receipt of your social grants and continue to improve your well-being and livelihood in the year 2023.