Oct 18, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Want to change your phone number to make sure you get the R350 grant? Here’s how

The SA Security Agency (Sassa) has given some tips on how to change your cell phone number in their database to ensure you get your R350 grant.

The agency has asked those who want to collect their R350 Give Rica your mobile number using cardless banking at an ATM.

“If you choose to pay with your bank account, you must ensure that the bank account provided is registered in your name . This will help the customer to withdraw their grant easily from the dealers as the pins will be sent to the mobile numbers provided when applying, “he added.

But the announcement was frustrated by many online reps, who said that she had lost the SIM card he used to register or entered the wrong mobile number into the system and had to change it.

Sassa described three options for changing your details: < / p>


Visit the Sassa website here or the SRD portal here.


Applicants can contact Sassa’s toll-free call center on 0800 60 10 11


Not right? Send an email to [email protected]

Sassa spokeswoman Paseka Letsatsi said TimesLIVE applicants who have opted for the cardless payment option at ATMs should provide their bank details to ensure quick payment.

“If you do not provide bank details by Thursday, Sassa will initiate payment through the SA Post Office for August, September and October 2021,” he said. < / p>

Letsatsi said nearly 1.5 million applicants who chose the cash send payment option were not paid, but they would get their money once the agency approved from the National Treasury.

Approved grants can also be picked up at post offices.

Here are the payment dates for October after the last three digits of the beneficiary’s ID numbers:

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

081 – Wed Tuesday, October 13th, 20th and 27th

082 – Thursday, October 14th, 21st and 28th

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

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

085 – Tuesday, October 12, 19 and 26

086 – Wednesday, October 13, 20 and 27

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

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

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

These dates apply to the Swiss Post’s payment system. The beneficiaries can receive their scholarships once they have received a payment confirmation from Sassa.