Oct 23, 2021

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Plan to collect your R350 grant at an ATM without your card? Make sure your cell number is Rica’d

The SA Security Agency (Sassa) has advised those who applied for the Emergency Social Aid Grant (SRD) of R350 to ensure that their cell phone numbers comply with the regulations on interception of communications and the provision of communications-related information (Rica) Process.

The agency announced Tuesday that applicants should ensure their cell phone numbers have gone through the process if they choose to use ATM cardless banking.

“If you choose to get paid with your bank account, you need to make sure that the bank account provided is registered in your name,” said Sassa.

“This will help the customer get their grant easily from Merchants like to withdraw pins will be sent to the cell phone numbers provided when applying. ”

Last week, Sassa spokeswoman Paseka Letsatsi told TimesLIVE that nearly 1.5 million of those who opted for the cash payment option have not been paid p> “Once the Treasury approves our application, we will promptly pay every penny owed to this category of beneficiary. We understand them, but we also have a responsibility to obey the law, ”he said.

Letsatsi advised applicants who opted for the cardless ATM option to provide their bank details in order to obtain a ensure fast payment.

“If you don’t provide bank details by Thursday, Sassa will arrange payment through the SA Post Office for August, September and October 2021,” he said.

Approved grants can also be picked up at post offices.

Here are the payment dates for October according to the last three digits of the beneficiary ID numbers:

080 – Tuesday , October 12, October 19 and 26

081 – Wednesday, October 13, 20 and 27

082 – < / strong> Thursday, October 14th, 21st and 28th

083 – Friday, October 1st, 15th, 22nd and 29th

084 – Monday, October 11th, 18th and 25th

085 – Tuesday, October 12th, 19th and October 26th

086 – Wednesday, October 13, 20 and 27

087 – Thursday day, October 14th ., October 21st and 28th

088 – Friday, October 1st, 15th, 22nd and 29th

089 – Monday, October 11, 18 and 25

These dates apply to the Swiss Post’s payout system. Beneficiaries can receive their grants once they have received confirmation of payment from Sassa.