How do I apply for a social grant?

Social grant applications are administered by the South African Social Security Agency  (SASSA). Information on social grants and how to apply is available on the Services section of this website in all South African official languages.

The grants are:

You can also apply for social relief of distress for temporary assistance.

Enquiries:

Toll free: 0800 60 10 11 or CPS 0800 60 01 60 
Email: GrantEnquiries@sassa.gov.za