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Millions of South Africans submit applications to receive the social relief of distress grant each month. However, not all individuals who apply are successful, and these applicants are encouraged to submit an appeal.
A recent gazette by the Minister of Social Development could mean that more people qualify for the R350 grant. However, a civil organisation says while they welcome the move, more needs to be done to support vulnerable people living in the country.
Social grants ensure that millions of people living in South Africa receive some financial support from the government. However, one province will review thousands of grant payments as many beneficiaries have not collected their money.
Social support grants ensure that vulnerable members of society receive basic support from the government. However, not everybody will meet the qualifying criteria to receive this basic relief.
As a new month begins, applicants of the R350 grant will be eager to check the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant website to see if they qualify for the crucial relief mechanism. However, over the past few days clients were unable to check their status.
The R350 grant ensured that millions of people received some government support during the Covid-19 pandemic and after the July riots in 2021. However, under the current regulations, many people who previously benefited from the grant no longer qualify.
As the month of July begins, beneficiaries of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant will soon receive their grant allocations for the new month. However, not everybody who applied for the grant has been approved for payment.
The Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant is a crucial government intervention aimed at ensuring that unemployed individuals receive some support from the South African government.
When the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) was extended by 12 months earlier this year, it meant that around 10 million people would continue to receive crucial financial support.
It is expected that 10 million people will benefit from the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant in the coming months. However, mistakes made in the application process could prevent applicants from receiving the crucial relief.
With more than 18 million permanent grant recipients in South Africa, technical difficulties with grant payment systems could inconvenience millions of individuals and their family members who rely on the crucial government support mechanism.
It has been just four days since the new Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant appeal website launched. During its first week, the website has seen more than half-a-million appeals lodged.
Earlier this year, it was announced that the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant was extended by twelve months and is set to end in 2023. However, many of the administration aspects of the grant have changed, including the process of appeals.
It was recently revealed that many of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) R350 grant requirements were changed. This means that some individuals who previously benefited from the grant no longer qualify for the crucial relief mechanism.
The Social Relief of Distress (SRD) R350 grant serves as a crucial relief measure for millions of unemployed South Africans. However, recently clients who receive their grants through the Postbank service have not been able to use their money.
The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) revealed that all applicants applying for the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant will be subjected to tests to ensure they qualify for the grant. One status that applicants have been receiving is "exclusionary response found".