Old Age and Disability Grants Old Age and Disability Grants

Old Age and Disability Grants

Organisation:

Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare

Description:

The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare is Mandated under the National Pension Act (Act 10 of 1992) to payout pension grants.

The Ministry is mandated to remit an Old Age Grant to those that attained the age of sixty years; a Disability Grant to those that reached the age of sixteen years and have been certified as disabled by a State Medical Officer.

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Requirements:

The Target Group (Who Qualifies for Disability Grant)

Namibian citizens who attained the age of 16 up to 59 years and those who are permanent residents, declared disabled by a State Medical Officer.

Documents Required:

* An ID Document     

* Birth Certificate

* If Married a Marriage Certificate (woman only)

* Non-Namibians 

    -Permanent Residence Certificate 
    - Citizenship Certificate

The Target Group (Who Qualifies for Old Age Grant)

Namibian citizens or permanent residents who attained the age of 60 years

Documents Required:

* An ID Document     

* Birth Certificate

* Non-Namibians 

- Permanent Residence Certificate
- Citizenship Certificate

 

Procedure:

Go to the nearest Pension Office. (Section 4(1) of the National Pension Act)

Take with you the following documents:

  • An ID Document     
  • Birth Certificate
  • If Married a Marriage Certificate (woman only)
  • Non-Namibians
    • Permanent Residence Certificate
    • Citizenship Certificate

The following will happen at the office:

  1. An Official will attest your application in your presence.
  2. You will be issued a receipt of acknowledgement. (Section 11(a) of the National Pension Act)

The following will happen after approval:

  1. You will receive an approval letter or a notice through NBC radio. 

Contact Information:

Contact Number Head Office: +264 61 206 6111

Regional Pension Offices Regional Pension Offices

Kunene Region  

  Opuwo    Tel:065-273853/4

  Outjo     Tel:067-312021/313250

  Khorix    Tel:067-331152

Omusati Region

  Outapi    Tel:065-250910

  Oshikuku    Tel:065-254637

  Okahao    Tel:065-252272

  Tsandi    Tel:065-258106

Oshana Region

  Oshakati    Tel:065-224039

  Ondangwa    Tel:065-240214

Ohangwena Region

  Eenhana    Tel:065-263377

  Engela    Tel:065-266686

  Okongo    Tel:065-288482

Oshikoto Region

  Tsumeb    Tel:067-220075

  Ondangwa/Tsumeb  Tel:065-240214

Kavango Region

  Mukwe    Tel:066-258334

  Ndiyona    Tel:066-258289

  Rundu    Tel:066-255945/6

  Nkurenkuru    Tel:066-257905

Caprivi Region

  Katima Mulilo    Tel:066-261314

Erongo Region

  Swakopmund    Tel:064-403678

  Walvisbay     Tel:064-200630

  Usakos   

  Omaruru    Tel:064-570142

Otjizondjupa Region

  Otjiwarongo    Tel:067-307740

  Okahandja    Tel:062-500881

  Grootfontein    Tel:067-243043

  Okakarara    Tel:067-317028

Omaheke Region

  Gobabis    Tel:062-562692

Khomas Region

  Windhoek    Tel:061-2066349/50

Hardap Region

  Mariental    Tel:063-240800

  Rehoboth    Tel:062-521919

  Aranos    Tel:063-272135

Karas Region

  Keetmanshoop    Tel:063-223580

  Karasburg    Tel:063-270080

  Luderitz    Tel:063-203842