SASSA social grants: Older persons can collect TODAY
SASSA has confirmed the payment dates for September 2023. Older persons will be able to collect from today, 5 September 2023.
Older persons who are beneficiaries of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) social grants can collect their money Tuesday, 5 September 2023.
The South African Post Office (SAPO) still pays out all other grants except for the R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD).
SASSA PAYMENT DATES FOR SEPTEMBER
SASSA is responsible for distributing grants and allowances to disadvantaged people who require financial assistance in South Africa.
Beneficiaries can receive their SASSA payments from selected supermarkets, such as Pick n Pay, Boxer, USave merchants, Checkers and Shoprite, and obtain this through their SASSA card, CashSend, or by getting the amount directly transferred into their bank account.
If you are a beneficiary or know of someone who is, you may be wondering when the relevant grant payments will be made.
Older persons and their associated grants will be paid first on Tuesday, 5 September followed by disability grants and child grants on the dates as below:
- Older Persons/ Pensioners Grant: Tuesday, 5 September
- Disability Grant: Wednesday, 6 September
- All other Grants: Thursday, 7 September