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What do to after banking details have changes ?

Afte confirmation that your banking details have changed, you can proceed to check your status again here

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How to change my SASSA banking details ?

Visit the SASSA SRD website at, hoose the click change banking details section, input your South African ID number. You will then receive an SMS with the SASSA banking details link. Open the link from the SMS and follow the instructions to update your bank details.

SASSA: Payment method changes for COVID-19 Grant available for a week

This sassa payday comes after a number of complaints from beneficiaries who were unable to receive their funds at the Post Office, and SASSA was swamped with complaints.  Post Offices usually get packed on a daily basis and some people walk home disappointed.

SASSA has indicated that payments of the special grants are quicker if paid into a bank account.

Applicants who fail to update their method of payment neo of the people and have provided incorrect banking details will receive their grant through the Post Office.


sassa payday This will be open from Monday, sassa 3 August to Sunday, 9 August 2020, 24 hours a day. Approved beneficiaries of the COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress grant can change their payment method by visiting

They can change from receiving their grant at the Post Office to a bank account of their choice or vice versa. They also have the flexibility to move from one bank to anothe


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Simply provide an image of yourself holding your proof of identity, as well as a written note titled “Update my details” and the date on which the documents are uploaded to SARS. It is important that your face, proof of identity and the note are clearly visible in the same picture."

SARS r350 status check online

You can submit your request to change banking details to any of the existing .


Under , SARS will allow a requestor with a mandate to change another taxpayer’s banking details.


This should be accompanied by the necessary supporting documents. For a list of required supporting documents for changing banking details, 

What does the status "Bank details pending " in Sassa mean

The status "Bank details pending " in Sassa's status check indicates that the processing of the grant application is awaiting the submission or verification of the applicant's bank details. This signifies that the subsequent steps in the payment process involve confirming and finalizing the banking information.

Banking Details

Applicants must provide their bank information to ensure the secure transfer of approved social grant payments, SASSA Payment can be made into all South African Bank, including ABSA, CAPITEC, STANDARD BANK, TYME BANK and more

How long does SASSA take to verify banking details?

If you recently updated your bank information, it's important to know that SASSA needs time to check these changes. Usually, this takes about 7 to 10 workdays. During this time, SASSA double-checks the new bank details with the beneficiary's information to make sure everything is correct.