SASSA War Veterans Grant [Detailed Guide in 2024]

The Sassa War Veterans grant shows how thankful a country is to people who served and suffered for it. It’s run by the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa). This program understands the important help military veterans need and the tough situations they go through. It gives money and help to honor the bravery and hard work of those who served their country without thinking of themselves.


War Veterans Grant Online Application

Applying for the War Veterans Grant through the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is a straightforward process. Below are the steps to follow for a successful application:

  • Visit the Official SASSA Website: Access the official website of SASSA using a web browser.

  • Download the Application Form: Locate the section for grants and navigate to the War Veterans Grant. Download the application form associated with the grant.

  • Complete the Application Form: Fill out the application form accurately and comprehensively. Ensure that all sections are filled in correctly, leaving no fields blank.

  • Review the Information: Double-check all the information provided in the application form to ensure its accuracy and completeness.

  • Submit the Application: Once the form is filled out, submit it through the online portal as per the instructions provided on the website.

SASSA Status Check

2. Applying Via Visiting Official Offices:

  • Locate a Nearby SASSA Office: Find the nearest SASSA office to your location.

  • Visit the Office: Go to the SASSA office during their operating hours.

  • Request an Application Form: Approach the designated officer at the SASSA office and ask for the application form for the War Veterans Grant.

  • Assistance from SASSA Officer: If needed, seek assistance from the SASSA officer to help you fill out the application form accurately.

  • Review and Submit: After completing the application form, review it to ensure all information is correct. Submit the form to the SASSA officer for processing.

War Veterans grant

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Eligibility Criteria For SASSA War Veterans Grant

The following must be done:

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of South Africa
  • Currently living in South Africa
  • Aged 60 or older or disabled
  • Served in the Second World War or the Korean War
  • You will not receive any other social grant¬†¬†
  • Not being cared for by the state
  • If you’re single, you cannot earn more than R86280, and if you’re married, you can’t earn more than R172 560
  • Singles must not have assets worth more than R 1 227 600, married couples must not have assets worth more than R 2 455 200. You may enjoy reading SASSA Disability Grant

Note: The means test does not take into account the value of the house you or your spouse own.

How much is the SASSA War Veterans Grant?

The war veterans grant for each person is R2 110 per month according to the 1 October 2023 update. It is expected that the grant amount will increase to R10 per person per month starting on 1 April 2024.

How Much Does War Veterans Grant Cost?

War Veterans Grant applications are free of charge, and there is no service fee.

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