Keeping track of your application for the R350 grant can be done in multiple ways. Applications for the grant opened on 6 August and SASSA has paid millions of applicants since then. Here's how you can check if you're one step closer to receiving your grant.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has provided 3 different ways to help applicants of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant track their applications.
You can view your application status for the R350 SRD grant on one of the following platforms:
SASSA SRD website
SASSA's toll free call centre
How to view your application status on SASSA SRD website
step 1: visit the SRD website - https://srd.sassa.gov.za/
step 2: Scroll down to the Application status section
step 3: Select 'click here to check online'
step 4: Type in the ID number and phone number you used when applying
step 5: Click 'submit'
step 6: Follow the prompts
How to view your application status on Whatsapp
step 1: save the number 082 046 8553 as a contact on your phone
step 2: Open Whatsapp and refresh your contacts
step 3: send a Whatsapp message with the word 'status' to the 082 046 8553 number that you saved as a contact
step 4: Follow the prompts
How to view your application status by calling the Toll Free Call Centre
step 1: Contact 0800 60 10 11
step 2: Request to find out about your application status