SAMWUMED has two Benefit Options namely, Option A and Option B.

A member may join the Scheme on one Option and later decide to change to another. However this is allowed subject to the following conditions:

  • The change may only be made from 01 January of any year.


  • Changing Options at outside of this period can only be done under special circumstances and the motivation must be considered and approved by the Board of Trustees


  • The request to change from one benefit to another has to be made in writing and submitted to the Scheme not later than 31 December of the previous year.

For more information  contact us on 0861 114 117 or alternatively on 021 697 9000.