Are you going to get paid by a grant by Sassa? When will they be paying you? The good news is that the Sassa online status check is live so you can find out the progress of your Sassa Covid-19 SRD grant by looking on the website yourself.
Do you know if your application for a social relief of distress grant was successful and when you will be paid? The R350 grant is very important to people who are without an income and suffering because of the Covid-19 lockdown.
The Social Security Agency have explained that they had to deal with many millions of applications and this put a strain on their systems. They have also made it possible for those who were rejected to apply again.
Now Sassa have put their records online so you can see if your SRD grant applicants was processed and you can check on the status. Applicants will be very pleased that they can now check the progress of their COVID-19 SRD grant applications.
The first step to checking on your application is to click on or copy and paste this URL in your browser: https://srd.sassa.gov.za/sc19/status(link is external)
Here, you will be able to check the progress on your grant by entering first your ID number and then your cellphone number. If these details are correct you will receive and update on the application. .
Through the provision of the Social Relief of Distress (SRD), Sassa have explained that they aim to assist people who face undue hardship and they hope to ensure that many do not go to bed hungry.
It was revealed that over the past five years, SASSA has lost R282 million to fraud and the looting of funds.