The South Africa Social Security Agency manages grants and allowances for groups in South African society needing assistance. This includes grants for children, the older persons grants and disability grants. SASSA also manages the R350 grant for the special relief of distress during the Covid-19 crisis.

SASSA payments are made in various ways. They can be paid through a bank account, through your SASSA card, through a Post Office or through CashSend. Your SASSA grant is there to assist you with your basic needs. Click here to find out how SASSA SRD payments work.

With the introduction of the SASSA R350 grant, a large number of SRD SASSA application were rolling in with heading to, as the website serves many purposes. Not only can you do your SASSA application for R350 on there, you can also check your SASSA SRD status. This is also the SASSA website to correct banking details and other information. 

Refer to the table below for all the SASSA guides you need, as well as to find out more on the SASSA registration for R350. Click on the link to access the information you need:

How To Submit A SASSA Online Application For R350
How To Apply For R350 Grant On WhatsApp
More Ways To Apply For R350 Grant
How To Do SASSA R350 Grant Application Status Check Online
How To Track Your R350 Grant Application On WhatsApp
How To Check SASSA Grant Status By Calling
What your SASSA status check pending means
How To Do A SASSA Balance Check

SASSA also gives a chance to a SASSA grant application which was rejected in the form of a SASSA appeal. Click here to gain access to the SRD appeal link.

If you're trying to find the SASSA contact number or SASSA contact details for SASSA grant enquiries, or the SASSA website or SASSA Twitterclick here.

You can also click here to find the latest SASSA news.

So you have just submitted your R350 SRD grant application and while checking how far along it is in terms of being processed you find that it says ‘Referred SAFPS'. Here's what it means and what can be done about it.

Does your R350 SRD grant status say "Alternative Income Source"? Here's what you can do about this. 

Certain Covid-19 SRD grant applications received an ‘Identity Verification Failed’ status, here is what it means.

As the R350 SRD grant will be coming to an end in March 2022, many recipients are still complaining about a number of things, such as the reasons for their applications being declined. If you have received the ‘Existing SASSA grant' SRD status, here's what you can do about that status.


With the second cycle of the R350 grant still in full swing, chances are, you have already submitted your application only to receive feedback stating that you have been declined because you are “NSFAS Registered”. Let’s break down the reason for this and what it means.

Have you, for any reason, had to cancel your SRD Grant and would like to have it reinstated? Here is a step by step guide on how you can do it.

After submitting your Sassa SRD grant application, you might want to check the status of your application. But you might find that your R350 grant status is 'reapplication pending', here's what you can do about that status.

So you've recently applied for your Social Relief of Distress grant, but when tracking your application status you find that it says "bank details pending". What does this mean and what can you do to resolve it?

An SRD grant application can possibly be rejected for a variety of reasons, one of which includes a 'Gov Payroll Registered'. If this is something that you may have justifiable reasons to challenge, this is how you can do it.

The Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant is the most recently installed grant by the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa), aimed at helping citizens who have suffered as a result of the pandemic. There are a number of requirements needed to be able to apply for this grant, and “Age of of range” status is one of a few indicators that your application has been denied.

Step one was submitting your R350 grant application. Step two was doing a SRD grant status check. Then, upon doing this, you found that you were declined due to 'Referred SAFPS'. Here's why.

A few Sassa beneficiaries may have seen that their Covid-19 SRD grant status shows “referred linked risk mobile” and may be wondering what this means. Here is how they can go about it.

The war veterans grant is one of the Sassa grants that are disbursed by the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa). However, as an applicant, you have to meet certain requirements and they are listed below.

After checking your R350 grant application status, did it read 'debtor'? Don't panic, here's a guide on what you need to do.

If your R350 grant application was declined by Sassa and you were shown a 'Suspended' SRD status, you might want to know what you can do about this. 

Has your R350 grant application been declined because of UIF registration? Here is what you can do about your declined application.

When you apply for a social grant from Sassa, they will do an evaluation called a means test. Here is what a means test is and how it affects your application for a Sassa grant. 

Have you been wondering what the Sassa Social Relief of Distress grant is? Well you can learn more about this grant below. 

Are you looking to apply for a Sassa grant? Here's where you can go to apply for financial assistance from Sassa. 

The Child Support Grant is a grant which is given to the primary care giver of a child who lives in South Africa. Here's all you need to know about the grant.