SASSA social grants payment dates for October 2023

SASSA Announces October Payment Dates for Social Grants

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has unveiled the payment schedule for social grants set to be distributed in October.

As the agency tasked with disbursing grants and allowances to financially disadvantaged individuals in South Africa, SASSA plays a crucial role in providing essential financial support to those in need.

Multiple Payment Methods

SASSA beneficiaries have several options for receiving their grant payments. These include collecting payments from select supermarkets like Pick n Pay, Boxer, USave merchants, Checkers, and Shoprite.

Beneficiaries can access their funds through various means, such as the SASSA card, CashSend, or direct bank transfers into their accounts.

Payment Dates for Different Grant Types

The payment schedule for October distinguishes between various types of grants. Older persons and pensioners will be the first to receive their grants, with payments scheduled for Tuesday, 3 October. Following this, disability grants and child grants will be disbursed on the subsequent dates:

  • Older Persons/Pensioners Grant: Tuesday, 3 October
  • Disability Grant: Wednesday, 4 October
  • All Other Grants: Thursday, 5 October

Accessible Financial Support

SASSA’s commitment to delivering financial assistance efficiently and promptly underscores its significance in aiding vulnerable segments of the population.

This announcement ensures that beneficiaries and those assisting them are informed about the payment dates for October, helping them access essential financial support during these challenging times.

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