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Minister of Social Development Lindiwe Zulu

Minister of Social Development Lindiwe Zulu revealed that The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA ) paid more than R200 million in relief grants to government employees.

Since the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) reopened applications for the special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress Grant, more than 3.7 grant applications were declined.

Sassa logo on high visibility jacket

Since the beginning of August 2021, more than 13 million people have applied for the special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress grant. More than 8.3 million grant applications were successful.

On Sunday night President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed South Africans on the current state of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country. In his speech, he also provided an update on the Special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress Grant.

The South African Social Secutriy Agency (SASSA) has issued a notice asking recipiants of the special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress grants to wait for an SMS notifiying them that thier money is avaiblable.

SASSA employee working in office

Applications for the R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant are now open. The grant has been reinstated from 6 August until March 2022. 

SASSA office

You might find yourself wanting to update some of your details after applying for the R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) Grant. Here's how you can change your phone number. 

Deadline to change R350 SRD grant payment method

The South Africa Social Security Agency (SASSA) has released a statement announcing the deadline for changing the SRD grant payment method. The 10th of September 2021 will be the last day on which applicants can change the payment method.

SASSA office, Mossel Bay

Once you've submitted your application for SASSA's R350 Social Relief Of Distress (SRD) grant, you can track it on Whatsapp. This one of the few platforms that SASSA has given applicants as an option to track the progress of their applications. 

SASSA Press Conference

If you have recently become employed you are required to cancel your special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress grant. If you want to know how to do this follow the easy steps below. 

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