How do I find out if I have unclaimed money in South Africa?

Check if you have unclaimed benefits

  1. Visit the FSCA website at
  2. Contact or visit the websites of the larger life assurer companies to check if there are any benefits due to you.
  3. Check the Liberty website or call 011 558 2999.

How can I check my pension balance in South Africa?

If you’ve got a PensionBee pension, your online account is called your BeeHive, and from here you can see your pension balance. You can also see a list of recent transactions in your activity log and check the historic performance of your investments.

How do I claim my Mineworkers provident fund?

Summary of claim process

  1. Complete the claim form;
  2. Get the employer to sign the claim form;
  3. Prepare and ensure you have all required, supporting documents;
  4. Submit the signed claim form with all supporting documents to your HR Office.

How do I find my pension from years ago in South Africa?

Go to the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) office nearest to where you live and bring the following:

  1. Your 13-digit bar-coded identity document (ID).
  2. Proof of your marital status (if applicable).
  3. Proof of residence.
  4. Proof of your income and/or dividends (if any).

What happens to unclaimed pension funds?

‘If beneficiaries cannot be reached and the money remains unclaimed, it will remain invested in our reserve accounts indefinitely until such time that we are able to trace a beneficiary. ‘Like most pension providers, we actively encourage our members to make sure their personal details are kept up-to-date.

How do I check my pension status online?

Anybody can know the status of any particular PPO by using link “know your status”. Moreover, pensioners have been provided the facility of downloading the copy of PPOs and subsequent amendments issued by CPAO by using login and password after getting themselves registered on CPAO

How do I check if I have unclaimed UIF?

To find out if there are any unclaimed benefits owing to you, you can access a central database on the Financial Sector Conduct Authority website at Here you can input basic information such as your name, ID number, fund name, name of employer etc, so that the search engine can check for a match.

How can check my provident fund balance?

PF balance check SMS To use the service, you need to send SMS EPFOHO UAN ENG to 7738299899. To know PF balance without UAN, sending SMS will be of use. One just needs to send SMS at 7738299899 but make sure it is from your registered mobile number.

How do I check my pension fund?

If you belong to one, your pension provider will usually send you an annual benefit statement. If you don’t receive a statement, you can ask for one. The statement shows how much pension you might get. It might assume that you take your tax-free cash lump sum.