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SASSA Grant Payment Dates 2021 (Complete Calendar)

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) grant payment dates for 2021/2022 has been released by the South African Social Development Ministry.

SASSA Grant Payment Dates

The payment schedule is aimed to give beneficiaries a smooth sail on SASSA payment. The decision will also give the ministry an easier time remitting the allowances.

Social Grant

  • Child support grant – Increased by R15 to R460
  • Old age grant – Increased by R30 to R1890
  • Old age over 75 grant – Increased by R30 to R1910
  • War veterans grant – Increased by R30 to R1910
  • Disability grant – Increased by R30 to R1890
  • Foster care grant – Increased by R10 to R1050
  • Care dependency – Increased by R30 to R1890

SASSA Payment Dates 2021 Calendar

You might ask, when is the next SASSA payment? The authorities of the South African Social Security Agency has published the dates for the collection of social grants monthly. However, a few changes have been made to the issue. A new model has been curated and a schedule created for the collection of grants up to 2022. You ought to check out the schedule for SASSA payment dates for 2021 and 2022.

SASSA Payment Dates for March 2021

According to the schedule, SASSA payment dates for 2021 March will be as follows.

  • Wednesday, 3rd of March 2021, for recipients of the older person’s grant.
  • Thursday, 4th of March 2021 for individuals eligible for disability grants.
  • Friday, 5th of March 2021 for recipients of all the other grants.

If you receive more than one grant, they will be paid at the same time. For instance, if you are eligible for the disability and older person’s grant, you can collect the funds either or the 3rd or 4th of March 2021.

SASSA Payment Dates for April 2021

SASSA payment dates for April 2021 will be as follows.

  • Tuesday, 6th of April for those who qualify for the older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 7th of April for recipients of disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 8th of April for individuals who are eligible for the children’s grant.

The SASSA R350 social grant will be disbursed by Thursday, 8th of April 2021.

SASSA Payment Dates for May 2021

The schedule for May is as follows.

  • Tuesday, 4th of May 2021 for beneficiaries of the older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 5th of May 2021 for individuals who legitimately benefit from disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 6th of May 2021 for those who qualify for children’s grant allowance.

The SASSA R350 will not be available since it expires by the 1st of May 2021.

SASSA Payment Dates for June 2021

In June, the schedule will be as follows.

  • Thursday, 3rd of June 2021 for individuals eligible for older person’s allowance.
  • Friday, 4th of June 2021 for those who benefit from disability allowance.
  • Monday, 7th of June 2021 for people eligible for children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for July 2021

In July 2021, the collection of the allowances is as follows.

  • Tuesday, 6th of July 2021 for individuals eligible for the older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 7th of July 2021 for those qualifying for disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 8th of July 2021 for people who benefit from the children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for August 2021

SASSA payments for August 2021 will be as follows.

  • Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021 for recipients of older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 4th of August 2021 for individuals eligible for disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 5th of August 2021 for recipients of children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for September 2021

SASSA pay dates for September 2021 are as follows.

  • Friday, 3rd of September 2021 for recipients of older person’s allowance.
  • Monday, 6th of September 2021 for individuals collecting disability allowance.
  • Tuesday, 7th of September 2021 for individuals qualified for the children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for October 2021

SASSA grant payment dates for October 2021 are as follows.

  • Tuesday, 5th of October 2021 for those collecting older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 6th of October 2021 for individuals collecting disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 7th of October 2021 for recipients of children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for November 2021

The collection of social grants South Africa in November 2021 will be as follows.

  • Wednesday, 3rd of November 2021 for those who qualify for the older person’s allowance.
  • Thursday, 4th of November 2021 for recipients of disability allowance.
  • Friday, 5th of November 2021 for individuals who rightfully qualify for the children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for December 2021

The schedule for allocation and collection of allowances in December 2021 will be as follows.

  • Wednesday, 1st of December 2021 for individuals eligible for the older person’s allowance.
  • Thursday, 2nd of December 2021 for those who qualify for disability allowance.
  • Friday, 3rd of December 2021 for recipients of children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for January 2022

Payment of Social grants South Africa in January 2022 will be as follows.

  • Tuesday, 4th of January 2022 for beneficiaries of older person’s allowance.
  • Wednesday, 5th of January 2022 for individuals who qualify for disability allowance.
  • Thursday, 6th of January 2022 for recipients of children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for February 2022

In February 2022, SASSA grant payment dates will be as follows.

  • Thursday, 3rd of February 2022 for collection of older person’s allowance.
  • Friday, 4th of February 2022 for individuals legible for disability allowance.
  • Monday, 7th of February 2022 for recipients of children’s grant.

SASSA Payment Dates for March 2022

SASSA payouts for March 2022 are scheduled as follows.

  • Thursday, 3rd of March 2022 for payment of older person’s allowance.
  • Friday, 4th of March 2022 for collection of disability allowance.
  • Monday, 7th of March 2022 for the remission of children’s grant.

SASSA also addressed the concern about the expiry of the South African Post Office Card. The agency dismissed the claims of the expiry of the card on the 31st of March 2021. However, it urged users to consider replacing the card as indicated by the South African Reserve Bank.