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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 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. 

A large number of SRD SASSA application were rolling in heading to due to SASSA R350 grant. 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. 

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 Twitter, click here.

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


The Department of Social has recently set a deadline by which all Sassa R350 grant recipients will receive their outstanding grant payment. The Department also outlines other important processes that beneficiaries must follow in order to ensure that they receive their grant payment.

Are you wanting to apply for a Sassa grant but need access to your One Time Pin, which is also known as an OTP? Here's a guide on how to access your Sassa OTP to access your form.

With new regulations in action, it seems as if the R350 grant was renewed. With beneficiaries having to re-apply, more application portals are now opening.

Sassa has announced that recipients of the R350 Social Relief of Distress grant will no longer be able to collect their grant payments from the South African Post Office. The Sassa spokesperson has explained why the R350 grants are no longer available at Post Offices. 

Many applicants have been experiencing delays with their R350 grant appeal process which may be causing some frustration. Here is what may be causing these delays.

Sassa grant recipients will need to keep up to date with the payment schedule in order to receive their payment on time. In this article, we will show you a few outlets you can keep an eye on that will provide you with Sassa grant payment schedules and keep you up to date with any changes that may occur. 

The Department of Social Development has recently made its budget, in which more details have been given on the funding allocation made towards the Social Relieved of Distress grant. Here are more details on how the department intends to carry out upcoming grant disbursements and some responses to the speech.  

Sassa social grant beneficiaries who are yet to collect their R350 grant payment this month are going to have to make adjustments to their applications. The organization has announced a few changes to some of the current grant payment collection methods. 

Sassa Social Relief Distress (SRD) grant beneficiaries may have to reevaluate their grant payment collection methods following a recent announcement by the South African Post Office. Here is why you can no longer collect your R350 grant payment through them. 

Payments of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) are still currently being disbursed by the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa). However, the agency has had to clarify a few things relating to how often beneficiaries should keep tracking their R350 grant application. 

Department of Social Development (DSD) Deputy Director-General, Brenda Sibeko revealed that seven million people have applied for the R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant since opening re-applications for the grant.


As Sassa continues to disburse the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant for this month, there have been growing frustrations among some applicants who have not yet received their grant payment for previous months. Sassa is looking to address the grant payment backlog for affected applicants. 

The South African Social Security (Sassa) has officially resumed grant payments for recipients of the R350 grant. Have a look at the following dates for the rest of May 2022 so as to ensure that you receive your grant payment on time.

While the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) continues to disburse the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant for this month, the South African Post Office has noted misconduct among beneficiaries at its branches. This is what they have to say about it.

If you are a beneficiary of the Sassa R350 SRD grant and have opted to collect your grant payment at the post office, here's the payment schedule for the next week. 

Sassa recipients, who usually receive their grants from the post office, are urged to seek alternative methods of collecting their payments for the month of May.

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has announced when it will be administering social grants for the month of May 2022.


Millions of South Africans have been benefitting from the Social Relief Distress (SRD) grant since it was introduced during the State of the Disaster. However, qualifying criteria has since changed, leaving activists worried about some current beneficiaries.


After recently reinstating the R350 grant, the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has amended the rules relating to how the grant is disbursed. Grant applicants and recipients are expected to familiarise themselves with the new rules.

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) pays out the Social Relief of Distress grant to ensure that those with no alternative source of income for bare necessities are able to provide for themselves. Here is the process of what happens when you submit your R350 grant application.