The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) distributes grants in terms of the Social Assistance Act. Under the framework of the act, Sassa oversees the implementation of various social assistance programs. This includes the distribution of social grants to vulnerable people living in South Africa.
Permanent grants distributed by Sassa include the Older Persons grant, War Veterans grant, Disability grant, Foster Child grant, Care Dependency grant, Child Support Grant, Top-up Child Support grant and the Grant in Aid.
Here’s a Breakdown Sassa Grant Amounts
|Grant payment received
|Old Age Grant (below 75 years old)
|Old Age Grant (above 75 years old)
|War Veterans Grant
|Foster Child Grant
|Care Dependency Grant
|Child Support Grant
|Child Support Grant Top-Up
|Grant in Aid
For the most current and accurate information regarding the Child Support Grant amount, it is recommended to check the official SASSA website, contact the SASSA helpline at 0800 60 10 11, or visit a local SASSA office. Changes in grant amounts or policies can occur, and relying on the latest information from official sources is crucial.
Keep in mind that the Child Support Grant is intended to provide financial support to primary caregivers of children in need, and eligibility criteria, application processes, and grant amounts may be subject to change.