SASSA is an entity of the Department of Social Development responsible for administering social assistance in terms of Section 3 of the Social Assistance Act.
The December 2022 normal social grants payment dates are as follows:
Older persons will be paid from 1st of December, 2022.
Disability grants will be paid from 2nd of December, 2022.
All other grants will be paid from Monday, 5th of Decemberber, 2022.
All beneficiaries are encouraged to use ATMs and merchant retail stores to withdraw their social grants.