If you receive a grant from the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), it is important to keep your bank details up to date. This ensures that you receive your grant payments in a timely manner. In this article, we’ll look at the steps you need to take to update your bank details with SASSA.
Updating Bank Details with Sassa
Sassa provides grants to South African citizens who meet certain criteria. To receive a grant payment, you must have an active bank account and provide SASSA with your bank details. If your bank details change, you must update them with SASSA in order to continue receiving payments.
Steps to Follow
Visit your nearest SASSA office. You can find your closest office by visiting the SASSA website or by calling their call centre.
When you arrive at the office, you will need to fill out a form to update your bank details. You will need to provide your SASSA grant number, your bank account details and any other information required.
Once you have filled out the form, you will need to submit it to the SASSA office for processing.
SASSA will then process your request and update your bank details in their system. This process can take up to two weeks.
Once your bank details have been updated, you will start receiving payments into your new account.
Updating your bank details with SASSA is a simple process. By following the steps outlined above, you can ensure that your grant payments are made to the correct bank account.