Old Age Benefit

Old Age (Retirement) Benefit is one of the long-term benefit offered by ZSSF paid to a member who attain retirement age and retired.

Disability Benefit

Invalidity Benefit is one of the long-term benefits offered by ZSSF paid to a member who lost the ability to work physically or mentally.

Survivors Benefit

Provided only that a member is deceased before retired age and pension, that Survivors Benefits will be paid to the heirs.

Maternity Benefit

Provided to women who are the members to the Fund, aiming at protecting them from problems associated with maternity.


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Zanzibar Social Security Fund was established under the Zanzibar Security Fund Act No. 2 of 1998 subsequently amended by the Zanzibar Social Security Fund Act No. 9 of 2002 and re-enacted by the Act No. 2 of 2005. Prior to the enactment of the Act and establishment of the Zanzibar Social Security Fund, there was no formal social security scheme in Zanzibar. Nor was there a significant private sector/occupational pension scheme sector in Zanzibar. Before the inception of Zanzibar Social Security Fund, public service employees in Zanzibar were covered and received pension benefits under the Pensions Act No. 2 of 1990

Zanzibar Social Security Fund (ZSSF) seeks to be a leader and model social security provider in the Region.

ZSSF is dedicated to be a dynamic provider of social security benefits through the utilization of competent and motivated staff.

We are pleased to inform the public that we have lunched our new website! Registered members can view the status of their schemes accounts while new interested members can apply from our scheme online application! However each one must register first with our web system before applying for schemes' account or view schemes' status.

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ZSSF Fund Service Manager Mr. Filfil Thani handing some money to the Vice President Hon. Balozi
The head of VSS Department Mariam explaining benefits of Voluntary Scheme to some Prison Officers
ZSSF Managing Director Mr. Abdulwakil H Hafidh donates bedsheets to the hospitals on behalf of ZSSF
ZSSF senior staff representing the fund during Labor Day Exhibition, popular known as Mei Mosi. The
ZSSF Head of Pemba Branch, Mr. Rashid Mohammed Abdalah donating cements to one of the government
ZSSF Public Relation Officer, Mr. Mussa Y. Mussa donating iron sheets to victims of fire on behalf

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Zanzibar - Tanzania

Telephone: +255 24 2230242

Fax: +255 24 2232820

Email: info@zssf.org

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