Organisation : SASSA South African Social Security Agency
Scheme Name : Special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant
Facility Name : Reinstate Cancelled SRD R350 Grant Application Online
Country : South Africa
Website : https://srd.sassa.gov.za/
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What is SRD R350 Grant?
The President declared a National State of Disaster as a result of the Covid-19 global pandemic. In this regard he introduced a special Covid 19 Social Relief of Distress Grant (SRD) of R350 per month for 6 months to be paid to individuals who are currently unemployed, do not receive any form of income, social grant or UIF payment etc.
Related / Similar Facility : SASSA Special Covid-19 SRD Grant Payment Dates For April 2022
This Social Relief of Distress Programme was confirmed in the Regulations made under Section 27(2) of the Disaster Management Act, 2002 (Act No. 57 of 2002): Measures to prevent and combat the spread of COVID-19, as amended.
How To Reinstate Cancelled SRD R350 Grant Application?
If you previously canceled your special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant, but would like to reinstate it, please click on the button below.
Step-1: Visit SRD Website: https://srd.sassa.gov.za
Step-2: Under Cancel my Application tab: reinstate my cancelled grant application
Step-3: Provide ID number and mobile number, then click send pin
Step-4: Client will receive a sms with 6 digit OTP number
Step-5: Applicant must insert the OTP number and click verify pin
Step-6: Agree to terms and Conditions
Step-7: Click reinstate my grant
Step-8: A message will pop up to ask if applicant is sure about the reinstatement of the grant
Step-9: Click YES to continue with the reinstatement;
Step-10: Click NO to Discard
FAQ On SRD R350 Grant
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) On SRD R350 Grant
What are the payment methods?
** Personal bank account
** Cash Send
What will happen if client fails bank verification?
A SMS notification will be sent to the client to correct bank details. If a client does not respond to the sms a SAPO account will be opened for the client for payment purposes
Can Caregivers apply?
** Care givers who are not receiving any grant on their own behalf will also be eligible to apply
** All care givers (all the child grants – CSG, CDG and FCG) can apply. They have to apply through the same channels, as with any other applicant.
** Care givers who also receive an adult grant (Old Age or Disability) will not qualify for this grant, as the state already supports them financially
** Care givers who receive grants under the system generated numbers can apply using the “7777” number – the system will accept these numbers and we will then validate against Socpen to ensure that they are current care givers
** If approved –that is if the only income they have is the child grant, then the R350 will be paid directly into the account in which they receive their child grant
Can I use somebody else’s phone number or bank account?
Applicants to note that the bank account or the cellular phone number provided for payment MUST be registered in the name
How will I know if my payment is ready for collection?
The application and payment status can be viewed on the SRD website .It is very important for every applicant to provide the correct mobile number through which he/she can be contacted, as all communication with applicants will be through SMS notifications
I cancelled my application because I received a temporary job but now it is finished. Can I re-apply?
Clients who previously cancelled the grant, and who would like to re-activate the grant, due to a change in their circumstances are welcome to re-apply.
What do I do if my application is declined?
** The declined application will only be reconsidered upon a request from the client
** An application has to be lodged on the website within 30 days of the outcome being available.
SASSA Toll Free Call centre on: 0800 60 10 11
Send an email to: Grantsenquiries@sassa.gov.za