Check SASSA Care Dependency Grant Status

SASSA provides assistance to parents, guardians, foster parents, and custodians of children under 18 who require full-time care due to a permanent or severe disability. This assistance is in the form of the SASSA Care Dependency Grant, which is designed for children with mental or physical disabilities requiring continuous at-home care.

Check SASSA Care Dependency Grant Status

You can Check SASSA Care Dependency Grant Status Online.

ID Number :
Cell Number :

  1. To check your SASSA Status visit
  2. Guardians, foster parents, or custodians can enter their South African ID Numbers.
  3. Provide the cell phone number linked to the individual's SASSA Care Dependency Grant application.
  4. Click the 'Submit' button to send your request to our database.
  5. Our web portal will process your application for the SASSA Care Dependency Grant status.
  6. The results for child care dependency grant application status will be displayed.

You can expect to receive an amount of R1890 per month when your grant status is approved.

SASSA Care Dependency Grant Payment Dates

To ensure you are aware of your SASSA disability grant payment dates, it's crucial to stay updated. SASSA disburses payments in batches, and different beneficiary groups receive their grants on specific dates. To check your SASSA disability grant payment dates, follow these steps.

  1. Visit the SASSA Payment Dates page.
  2. Look for the latest payment schedule covering the period from April 2023 to March 2024.
  3. Refer to the table of Care Dependency Grant payment dates.

By visiting the SASSA payment schedule page, you can easily access the information you need to stay informed about the SASSA disability grant payment status online.

SASSA Disability Grant Amount

The SASSA disability grant has been increased to R2,090, effective from October 1, 2023, which represents an R10 increase from the previous grant amount of R2,080 per person. It's important to note that the grant amount is calculated on a sliding scale, and individuals with higher private income may not be considered eligible.

If your bank account balance exceeds R1,080, your grant application may be declined for that particular month. To ensure you receive your SASSA grant each month, make sure your bank balance remains below this threshold.

Available Payment Methods for SASSA Disability Grant

The SASSA disability grant can be paid through the following methods.

  • Cash at a specific pay point on a designated day
  • Electronic deposit into your bank account, including Postbank (bank charges may apply)
  • An institution not funded by the State, such as a home for people with disabilities.

When Disability Grant is Suspended or Lapsed

Your disability grant may be suspended or lapsed under the following circumstances:

  • Changes in your circumstances
  • Outcome of SASSA review, Means Test
  • Failure to cooperate during the review process
  • Fraudulent behaviour or misrepresentation
  • Mistakes in the approval of your grant
  • Passing away
  • Admission to a state institution
  • Failure to claim for three consecutive months
  • Absence from the country

Not Approved SASSA Disability Grant Application

If your application for the disability grant is not approved, you will receive written notification from the SASSA office. The reasons for the rejection will be stated, and you have the option to appeal the decision by submitting a written appeal to the Minister of Social Development, explaining your disagreement within 90 days of receiving notification about the outcome of your application.

Contact Information

  • For more information and assistance, you can contact the Department of Social Development and the South African Social Security Agency at the toll-free helpline: 0800 601 011.
  • You can use the official email address: [email protected].

SASSA Status Check


  1. Hi I will like to know when my R350 will be paid for all the approved months as I never received tht money and how much I will receive if possible and when I should expect it

  2. My name is Mark Williams the father of Diane Williams who is the mother of Luke Williams both receive a sassa grant paid into one sassa account for some reason part of the funds were paid into their account my daughter is mentally disable and her funds were not paid in can we get to know as to why for the month of November and December 2023.

  3. Please check for me since october doctor apply a disability grant for my child but since now i didn t get it

  4. Hi my disability grand was declined and i made a apeal by tilling in the form. I never got a feedback and wich to know whats going on please.

    1. Please check for me since october doctor apply a disability grant for my child but since now i didn t get it

  5. Please can you check for me because before I was gating the Grant and I found the massage that says my number have been changed and I never change my number. Please help me

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