Getting your National Social Security Fund (NSSF) number has become more convenient as you can now obtain it via SMS.
This NSSF number not only identifies you as an individual but also enables you to make your contributions conveniently, whether through SMS or other means.
To get your National Social Security Fund (NSSF) number via SMS, you will need to follow the below steps:
- Open the messaging app on your mobile phone.
- Compose a new message.
- In the message body, type the word “NSSF” followed by a space.
- Type your full name as it appears on your national ID or passport, followed by another space.
- Enter your date of birth in the format DDMMYYYY, where DD represents the date, MM represents the month, and YYYY represents the year. Make sure to enter the correct date of birth, as it is crucial for verification purposes.
- Send the message to 6773.
- Wait for a few minutes, and you will receive an SMS with your NSSF number.
Note that standard SMS charges apply, and it may take a few minutes to receive the response depending on your mobile network.
If you face any issues or do not receive a response, you can contact NSSF customer care for further assistance.