Sassa Releases Grant Payment Dates For December

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We are now only a few days away from December. This means that Sassa grant payments for December will soon commence.


The Social Security Agency of South Africa (Sassa) released the grant payment schedule for December for those beneficiaries receiving grants monthly, for Sassa's permanent grant. If you are looking for the Sassa old age grant payment date we have the information for you. Sassa payment dates change each month so as well as checking on your Sassa payment status you also have to check on your Sassa payment dates.

Sassa manages grants and allowances for grant recipients in South African society needing financial assistance. They have been made responsible for doing this by the South African government. This includes grants for children (The Child Support Grant), the older person's grants and disability grants as well as the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grants - in fact if you receive a social grant you will receive it from SASSA.

Sassa R350 Grant Payment Dates For December

Sassa grant payments are usually done in the first and second week of the month. If you are looking for the Sassa payment dates here's the grant payment dates for December:

  • Older Persons Grant - 1 December 2023 
  • Disability Grant - 4 December 2023
  • Children's Grants -  5 December 2023 

Sassa has reminded beneficiaries of the following regarding their pay date:

There is no need to rush to withdraw cash on the first day.

In further explaining it, they said, "Once the money is in the account, it will remain there until it is needed".

How Much Are Sassa Grant Payments For December 2023?

  • Older Persons Grant: R2,090
  • Older Persons (75 years and older): R2,110
  • Disability Grant: R2,090
  • War Veterans Grant: R2,110
  • Child Support Grant: R510
  • Child Support Grant (Top-up): R510 + R250
  • Care Dependency Grant: R2,090
  • Foster Care Grant: R1,130
  • Grant-In-Aid: R510
  • Social Relief of Distress Grant: R350

Sassa pays more than 18 million grants monthly to vulnerable recipients. These grants allow the most vulnerable members of our society to purchase basic goods and access basic services every month.

You can always confirm details on the official Sassa website and check on your SRD status. The most common error is bank details pending which means that you need to update your bank details via the Sassa website. This should update your payment status on their website.



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