SASSA has recently announced the Social Grant payment dates for January 2021.
Approved beneficiaries will receive their payments on the following dates:
- Older Person's Grant - 4 January 2021 (Which includes any grants linked to these accounts)
- Disability Grant - 5 January 2021 (Which includes any grants linked to these accounts)
- All other grants - 6 January 2021.
There is no need to withdraw the money on the first day. Once the money has been deposited into the account, it will stay there until it is needed.
SASSA beneficiaries are asked to practice social distancing when waiting in line to receive their payments and to wear their masks at all times.
Please do not visit any PayPoint if you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 and be sure to self-isolate for the required amount of time. Once that period is over, you are welcome to collect your payment.