The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) distributes several grants to support members of the public.
Unlike the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant that does not have a fixed payment date, other grants distributed by Sassa are paid on specific days. These days are usually during the first week of a new month.
Here are the grant payment dates for February 2022
Older persons grant - 3 February 2022
Disability grant- 4 February 2022
Other grants - 7 February 2022
Depending on your age or your circumstances, you may qualify for one of the grants offered by Sassa.
SASSA distributes the following grants
- Disability grant
- War Veterans grant
- Child Support grant
- Older Persons grant
- Foster care grant
- Social Relief of Distress grant
- Care Dependency grant
Around 27.8 million South Africans are social grant recipients. This is approximately 46% of the country’s population.