How To Submit Your R370 Sassa Grant Application For June 2024

Advertisement

Heading

Sassa is set to issue more than 8 million SRD grants during June 2024. Before Sassa SRD grant payments need to commence, applications need to be submitted.


Advertisement

 


The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) facilitates the payment of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant to approximately nine million people in the same month. This guide will walk you through the Sassa SRD grant application process.

How to Apply for SRD Sassa Grants Online

  1. Visit the Sassa SRD website
  2. Locate the SRD application section.
  3. Create an account and provide your ID number, contact details, and banking information.
  4. Double-check everything for accuracy to avoid processing delays.
  5. Keep track of your application using the reference number provided.

Applications are electronic, so no physical documents are required. Sassa verifies information electronically.

How to Check Your R370 Sassa Grant Status

There are two user-friendly options for checking your Sassa grant status:

  1. Online Check: Head over to the official Sassa website. Locate the dedicated status check section and follow the prompts.

  2. Phone Check: Dial the Sassa toll-free number at 0800 601 011. The automated system will guide you through the process to check your application status.

SRD Grant Increase

In March 2024, Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana announced that the SRD grant payment would be increased from R350 to R370. This represents an increase of 5.7% for the grant. 

Social Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu confirmed the grant increase of R20 in Government Notice No. R. 3210 of 29 March 2023.

How To Receive Your R370 Sassa Grant

Sassa offers several convenient ways to collect your grant:

  • Direct Bank Deposit: Have your grant deposited directly into your bank account, avoiding queues and saving time. (Requires a bank account and Sassa registration)
  • Retail Stores: Collect your grant in cash at Pick n Pay, Shoprite, Boxer, Usave, or Checkers nationwide

Sassa distributes several different permanent grants aimed at assisting financially vulnerable people living in South Africa. The SRD grant is a lifeline for many unemployed South Africans.

Suggested Article:

Sassa paying SRD grants

Wondering if your SASSA SRD grant application was approved? A quick status check can give you the answer! This guide outlines two simple methods to check your SASSA SRD grant payment status.
 

Advertisement


Advertisement


Advertisement


Google News


Recommended Reading: 5 Reasons To Study At Unisa

 



Advertisement i




Advertisement m