Older Persons Grant Applicants need to fulfill the following criteria:
The applicant must hold South African citizenship, permanent residency, or refugee status. Both the applicant and the child must reside in South Africa. The applicant’s age should be at least 60 years. The applicant should not receive any other social grant for themselves. The applicant and their spouse must meet the means test requirements. The applicant should not be receiving support or care from a State Institution. The applicant must provide a 13-digit barcoded identity document.