In this article, I will be answering the question of whether can SASSA decline Child Support Grant applications.
Are you planning on applying for the Child Support Grant for your child and you’re wondering whether SASSA can decline your application?
Well, lots of parents or primary caregivers of children in South Africa who want to apply for the Child Support Grant ask this question.
In most cases, they ask this question after their Child Support Grant Application is not approved.
So, can SASSA decline child support grant application? This is what you’re going to learn on this page.
We should, therefore, look into the answer straight away.
Can SASSA Decline Child Support Grant Application?
Yes, SASSA can decline child support grant application if you fail to meet the grant’s requirements.
Most applicants get their Child Support Grant declined all the time because they simply do not meet the requirements for the grant.
I do recommend that you read SASSA Child Grant Application Requirements to know all the requirements which you must have in order to get approved for the Child Support Grant.
Nonetheless, there are other reasons that SASSA also considers when reviewing your Child Support Grant application.
Again, you can meet the application requirements and still get declined.
In the article, Why Is My SASSA Child Support Grant Application Declined? I explained in detail all the factors that SASSA consider which can end up making them decline your Child Support Grant application.
What Can I Do When My SASSA Child Support Grant Is Declined?
When your SASSA Child Support Grant application is unsuccessful, you can appeal for reconsideration.
You should read How To Appeal Declined SASSA Child Support Grant Application
When you appeal your declined SASSA Child Support Grant application, the agency will review your application details and possibly approve you for the grant if everything is in order.
You should read How Does SASSA Review Child Support Grant Application? for a detailed explanation of how the review is done.
Now, I believe that if you were asking can SASSA decline Child Support Grant or can SASSA decline Child Support Grant application, then you know the answer to be yes.
In conclusion, yes, SASSA can decline child support grant applications. However, you can appeal your declined child support grant.
www.sassa.gov.za is the web portal for the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) on Child Support Grants.
You can ask your question in the comment.