As the month of August 2022 gets underway starting this Monday, SASSA has confirmed the payment dates for various categories of grants. They are in this order of arrangement. Payments are usually made starting from the second day of the month as announced a few months ago by SASSA.
SASSA Grants Payments For August 2022 Are As follows:
- Tuesday, 2nd August 2022: Older Persons Grant
- Wednesday 3rd August 2022: Disability Grant
- Thursday 4th August 2022: Child Support Grant
SASSA has indicated the Post Office are no longer paying the grants and has therefore urged applicants to use other alternative pay points such as the Merchant or Retail Stores like P&P, Boxers Stores, ShopRite etc. With the SASSA debit cards, you can use them to shop at these retail shops closer to you and also check your SASSA card balance or at various ATMs at a fee.
According to SASSA once the funds are transferred or deposited to the card, it is available to the recipient any day and any time. This will help avoid rush and overcrowding at the various shops. No panic withdrawals and just be patient.
If after 7 days your grants are still not reflected in your SASSA debit card, please contact SASSA toll-free number 0800601011 for assistance or visit the nearest SASSA office for assistance.
Note that those who are using their personal bank account should collect their grants from their respective banks. They are likely to receive deposit alerts when credited and have subscribed to that service.
2022/2023 SASSA Grants Payment Dates Calendar
Find below the full payment calendar for SASSA grants for 2022 and 2023. You can download it and save it for later use so that you don’t have to always come online looking for payment dates.