How to Easily Update SASSA SRD Grant Banking Details

Updating your SASSA SRD Grant banking details for the R370 payments has been simplified through their online platforms.

We’ve been getting several enquiries about how to update the banking details easily, and this guide aims to walk you through the necessary steps to ensure your grant payments are uninterrupted and secure.

Let’s dive right in.

Step-by-step Guide to Change Grant Banking Details

As a beneficiary of the SASSA SRD R370 Grant, updating your banking information is crucial to avoid any delays or issues with your next payments.

Here’s a step-by-step process to help you update your details smoothly:

1. Visit the SASSA SRD Website

Navigate to the official SRD website at

On the landing page, please find options to proceed as either an SA ID card holder or an asylum seeker/permit holder. Selecting the appropriate category will help you to access the specific instructions for updating your banking details.

On the next page, find the section with the sub-heading “How do I change my banking details” to begin the process of updating the details online.

Change banking details section on the SRD online portal.

2. Verify Grant Application

Enter your South African ID Number and submit to retrieve and verify the details of the SRD application.

After submitting your ID number, you will receive an SMS on the mobile number registered during your SRD grant initial application.

The SMS message will contain a secure, unique link for updating your banking details exclusively. This link is only valid for a short period of time, for security purposes.

3. Provide New Banking Details

Upon clicking the link from the SMS, follow the on-screen instructions to enter your new banking information, such as bank account number, bank name, and branch code.

Ensure all details are correct to facilitate accurate payments.

SASSA will verify the new banking information to confirm its accuracy and validity. This verification process is vital for the security of your payments, so patience during this stage is essential.

4. Check Details for Future Payments

To verify the changes, you must frequently check your grant status and ensure the details of your application are accurate.

Once verified, the updated banking details will be used for all future payments of your SASSA SRD R350 Grant. It is important to provide correct and current information to ensure smooth receipt of your funds.


Updating your SASSA SRD R350 Grant banking details is an essential step to ensure you receive your payments without any hitches. By following the correct steps and ensuring the accuracy of the information provided, you can secure the prompt delivery of your grant funds.

Need More Information?

If you need further assistance or have additional questions, you can contact SASSA directly via their toll-free number at 0800 60 1011 or by emailing