Sassa Releases Grant Payment Dates For Rest Of 2024 - Sassa Payment Dates

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The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) is responsible for disbursing Sassa grant payments to millions of vulnerable South Africans. Sassa has now released the grant payment dates for the rest of the 2024 financial year.

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What Are The Sassa Pay Dates For 2024?

Social grants play a major role in providing for vulnerable communities with the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) paying more than 18 million grants every month to people who meet the eligibility criteria for financial aid.

Social grants distributed by Sassa include the Older Persons pension grant, Disability grantWar Veterans grantCare Dependency grant, Foster Child grant, Child Support grant, Child Support grant Top-Up and Grant-in-aid. The Disability Grant also has Sassa payments dates listed on the schedule. Sassa payment dates are listed below for all grants for the rest of the year so grant beneficiaries will know when to expect their payments. We are often being asked - 'what are the Sassa pay dates for 2024?' so we decided we'd like to help you.

Sassa Payment Dates For 2024

Now, Sassa has revealed when grant payments will be made for 2024 and the beginning of 2025 with the release of the Sassa grant payment schedule on the official Sassa SRD website.

You can view the payment status and the payment date for each of the Sassa grants by looking on the official Sassa website and adding your ID number.  The payment schedule will show the exact dates for the grant payment from March 2024 onwards.

Sassa Increase 2024 Payment Dates

Sassa usually pays permanent social grants in the first week of the month, starting on the second working day of the month. However, South African Social Security Sassa grant payments don't take place on weekends and public holidays.

Sassa Grant Payment Dates For 2024/2025

Sassa Payment Dates For April 2024

  • Older Persons Grant - 3 April 2024
  • Disability Grants - 4 April 2024
  • Children's Grants - 5 April 2024

Sassa Payments Dates May 2024

  • Older Persons Grant - 3 May 2024
  • Disability Grants - 6 May 2024
  • Children's Grants - 7 May 2024

Sassa Grant Payment Dates June 2024

  • Older Persons Grant - 4 June 2024
  • Disability Grants - 5 June 2024
  • Children's Grants - 6 June 2024

July 2024 - Sassa Grant Dates

  • Older Persons Grant - 2 July 2024
  • Disability Grants - 3 July 2024
  • Children's Grants - 4 July 2024

August 2024 - Sassa Grant Dates

  • Older Persons Grant - 2 August 2024
  • Disability Grants - 5 August 2024
  • Children's Grants - 6 August 2024

September 2024 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Persons Grant - 3 September 2024
  • Disability Grants - 4 September 2024
  • Children's Grants - 5 September 2024

October 2024 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Persons Grant - 2 October 2024
  • Disability Grants - 3 October 2024
  • Children's Grants - 4 October 2024

November 2024 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Persons Grant - 5 November 2024
  • Disability Grants - 6 November 2024
  • Children's Grants - 7 November 2024

December 2024  - Sassa Dates

  • Older Peoples Grant - 3 December 2024
  • Disability Grants - 4 December 2024
  • Children's Grants - 5 December 2024

January 2025 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Peoples Grant - 3 January 2025
  • Disability Grants - 6 January 2025
  • Children's Grants - 7 January 2025

February 2025 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Peoples Grant - 4 February 2025
  • Disability Grants - 5 February 2025
  • Children's Grants - 6 February 2025

March 2025 - Sassa Dates

  • Older Peoples Grant - 4 March 2025
  • Disability Grants - 5 March 2025
  • Children's Grants - 6 March 2025

South African Social Security Agency - Social Grant Increases

Sassa grants are expected to increase on 1 April 2024 and again on 1 October 2024 so beneficiaries will be seeing more money in their bank account from that date. Finance Minister, Enoch Godongwana, announced Sassa grant increases.


War Veterans Grant

The War Veterans Grant will increase by R90 in April and then R10 in October.

Foster Child Grant

The Foster Care Grant will only have one increase of R50 in April.

Child Support Grant

The Child support grant will only have one increase of R20 in April.

Disability Grant

The Disability grant will have an increase of R90 in April. There will be another small increase in the Disability Grant of R10 in October.

R350 SRD Grant

Godongwana unfortunately did not announce any increase for the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant. The SRD grant payment currently stands at the value of R350 per month.

Sassa Status Check

Don't forget that you can check on the status of your Sassa account by visiting the Sassa website at

Grant Payment Points

Grant beneficiaries who require financial assistance can collect their Sassa social grants at several different payment points. These payment points include ATMs and retail stores such as Pick n Pay, Checkers, Shoprite and Boxer.

So now when someone asks, 'What at the Sassa pay dates for 2024?', you will know the answers.


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Sassa confirming grant payment dates

The agency responsible for ensuring the most vulnerable members of our society has confirmed when social grant beneficiaries will be paid in March. This informs millions of people when they will have access to their Sassa grant. 

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