How To Appeal For SASSA Relief Grant Online

Friday, 6 August, 2021 - 10:18
Sakinah Samuels

Appeals are there if your application was denied the first time around and you want to be considered again, basically a second chance. Keep reading to find out how to appeal for SRD grant.


It's not the end of the road if you apply for the Special Relief of Distress grant and you've been rejected, you still have a chance. How? Well, you can send in an appeal.

Minister Lindiwe Zulu, who's department is in charge of SASSA, said, "Any applicant whose grant is not approved has the right to request that the decision not to award the grant be reconsidered through an appeals process."

The appeal has to be lodged on the website within 30 days of when your rejection status became available to you.

This is why checking your application status regularly is really important. You SASSA grant status is updated on the website as soon as a decision is made.  

How To Appeal For SRD Grant

  1. Go to the SRD Grant website
  2. Scroll down to 'Application for reconsideration'
  3. Click on the yellow bar
  4. Fill in the required fields

An appeal must be lodged for every month that the grant is declined.


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