South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) provides monthly social grants to the country's most vulnerable citizens. As a beneficiary, it's essential to stay updated on your grant payments to avoid any inconvenience. Checking your SASSA balance regularly can help you plan your finances better and ease your anxiety.
Check SASSA balance on a mobile device
One of the most convenient ways to check your SASSA grant balance is through your mobile device. The platform provides an easy way to access your grant information, giving you easy and quick results. This article will guide you on how to check your SASSA balance on your phone using USSD and other mobile devices.
Method 1: Dial SASSA USSD code
If you have a mobile device capable of making calls, you can easily check your SASSA balance by dialing the USSD code *120*3210#.
- Dial *120*3210# from your mobile phone.
- A menu will appear on your screen.
- Select option 1 for balance enquiry.
- Enter your ID number.
- A summary of your SASSA balance will display on the screen.
Note: USSD charges apply to this method.
Method 2: SASSA mobile self-service
The SASSA mobile self-service website is another easy way to check your SASSA balance on your mobile device.
- Visit SASSA's official website: https://services.sassa.gov.za/selfservice/ssp.do
- Enter your login credentials (ID/ Passport number and PIN)
- Select the "Benefit query" option
- Your balance will be displayed on the next page
Note: To access this service, you need to register on the SASSA mobile self-service portal.
Method 3: SASSA mobile app
The SASSA mobile app is an excellent way to check your SASSA balance from your mobile device. The app provides quick and easy access to your grant information, including your payment history.
- Download and install the SASSA app from your device's app store.
- Open the app and log in using your credentials.
- From the dashboard, select the "Balance" option.
- A summary of your SASSA balance will be displayed on the screen.
Note: Like the self-service portal, you need to register your details to use the SASSA mobile app.
Checking your SASSA grant balance is a crucial step to ensure that you receive your payments on time and avoid any financial emergencies. Use either of the above steps to check your SASSA balance, depending on your convenience.