Sassa On Twitter

By | March 22, 2023

Sassa On Twitter

Sassa On Twitter

Sassa (South African Social Security Agency) is active on Twitter. You can follow them at their official Twitter handle, which is @OfficialSASSA. They use their Twitter account to provide updates on their services, share information on social grants, respond to inquiries and complaints, and communicate with the public. Sassa is announcing to the general public that, they do not not accept applications for social grants through Twitter or any social media platforms. Applicants must submit their applications through official Sassa channels, such as their  official website or physical offices.

To apply for the Sassa SRD 350 grant, eligible individuals must complete an application form, which is available on the Sassa website or at any Sassa office. The completed form must be submitted along with the required documents, such as a South African ID, asylum seeker permit, or refugee permit, as well as proof of income and residence. It is important to note that the application process may vary depending on the type of grant being applied for, and applicants should always verify the application requirements and process through official Sassa channels.

How To Get In Touch With Sassa On Twitter

To get in touch with Sassa on Twitter, you can follow these steps:

  • Log in to your Twitter account or create a new account if you don’t have one.
  • In the search bar at the top of the page, type in “OfficialSASSA” and press enter.
  • Click on the Sassa Twitter account from the search results.
  • On the Sassa Twitter profile, click the “Follow” button to start following their account.
  • To send a tweet to Sassa, click on the “Tweet” button on your Twitter homepage and start typing your message. You can mention Sassa’s
  • Twitter handle “@OfficialSASSA” in your tweet to direct it to their attention.
  • You can also send a direct message (DM) to Sassa by clicking on the envelope icon on the top right corner of the Twitter homepage, then selecting “New Message”. In the recipient field, type “@OfficialSASSA”, type your message, and click “Send”.
  • Note that Sassa may not respond immediately to your tweets or messages due to the high volume of inquiries they receive. You can also visit the Sassa website or contact their toll-free hotline at 0800 60 10 11 for more assistance.

Who Is Eligible On Sassa  Twitter

Anyone with a Twitter account who wants to communicate with the agency can use the SASSA Twitter platform. Nonetheless, those who have applied for or are getting social subsidies from SASSA make up the bulk of the account’s followers on Twitter.
Applications can be tracked on the SASSA Twitter platform, where applicants can also get updates on the organization’s events and initiatives and ask questions regarding the application process.
Beneficiaries of social grants can also utilize the SASSA Twitter account to report problems or give comments on the program based on their experiences.

What Are The Activities Carried Out On Sassa Twitter

The South African Social Security Agency applicants can use Sassa’s official Twitter account for a variety of purposes, including:

  • Tracking the status of their social grant application or payment.
  • Acquiring information about the different types of social grants available and the qualification criteria for each.
  • Acquiring information on Sassa’s services, including application procedures and required documentation.
  • Reporting any issues or problems related to their social grant, such as delays or missing payments.
  • Asking for assistance or clarification on any matter related to their social grant.
  • Giving feedback on their experience with Sassa’s services.
  • Staying current about the latest news and updates from Sassa.

Sassa Twitter is always the most efficient way to get in touch with the agency. For urgent matters or issues that require more detailed assistance, it may be best to contact Sassa directly through their helpline or in person at one of their offices.

Documents Needed When Applying For Grant From Sassa

Using their Twitter network, Sassa doesn’t provide a formal application procedure. Sassa’s Twitter accounts, however, serve as a resource for learning about the documentation needed to apply for grants or to monitor the status of an application.

The specific documents needed in social grant application can vary depending on the type of grant being applied for and the individual’s circumstances.  The following documents are commonly required when applying for a social grant:

  • Identity document (ID) card
  • Birth certificate for the applicant
  • ID or birth certificate for any parents
  • Proof of income for the applicant and their spouse (if applicable)
  •  The Bank statements for the past three months
  • Proof of residence, such as a utility bill or rental agreement
  • Medical report or other relevant documentation (for disability grants, for example)

Can Application Be Done On Sassa Twitter

Application for a social grant can not be done on their Twitter platform, rather Sassa application can be done through the official website of Sassa, via WhatsApp and through the Sassa chatbot. Choose from the list below the one that suits you:

Apply For Sassa Via Online On the Official Website

To apply online, applicants must:

  • Go to the official SASSA website at or use this link to access the application form.
  • Fill in the required pieces of information such as personal details, contact information, and banking details.
  • Submit the required documents such as ID, proof of address, and banking details.
  • Submit the application form.
  • After submitting, you will receive an SMS confirming that your application has been received and will be processed.

Whatsapp Sassa Grant Application Process 2024/2025:

To apply using WhatsApp, follow the following steps:

  • Add the SASSA WhatsApp number, 082 046 8553, to your mobile phone contact list.
  • Send a message to the Sassa number and follow the instructions to complete the application process.
  • Provide all the required information such as personal details, contact information, and banking details.
  • Submit the required documents such as ID, proof of address, and banking details.
  • Submit the application forms.
  • After submission, you will receive a message confirming that your application has been received and will be processed.
  •  In your internet browser, visit the SASSA Website
  •  Click on the SRD R350 Grant assistance chatbox (the orange box on the side of the screen)
  •  Fill in your ID number and mobile number
  •  On the chat, choose the option to apply for the SRD R350 grant
  •  Click on the SRD website link provided by the SASSA Chatbot
  • Follow the SRD website steps

Sassa Contact Details

  • Toll-free: 0800 60 10 11 or CPS 0800 60 01 60
  • Email:
  • WhatsApp: 082 046 8553

The application for the Sassa R350 grant is currently open for South African Citizens, Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Special Permit Holders who are between the ages of 18 and 60 years, who have insufficient means, who do not receive social grants on behalf of themselves or who are not contributing to or eligible for UIF payment and have no financial support from any other source. Applicants are urged to begin their application as early as possible before the application deadline. Visit the official website of Sassa For More Details.

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