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Sassa Status Check

Immediate access to your R350 grant approval, payment disbursement, and any due balances is now possible.

2024 SRD Status Verification

If the form provided is not functioning, you can proceed to the official SASSA Status Check on the SASSA website.

Verification of SASSA Status

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) offers the SRD grant to provide temporary aid to those without employment. To check your SASSA SRD grant status, follow these steps:

  1. Provide your mobile number to receive a SASSA identification PIN.
  2. Submit your banking details for direct monthly grant deposits, ensuring efficient payment.
  3. Check your status every 30 days. SASSA disburses grants monthly, allowing for regular status updates and account balance checks.
  4. Access your status at no cost. This platform allows you to conveniently view your SASSA SRD details without charge.

The SASSA SRD program is a vital support for unemployed individuals in South Africa, enabling digital verification of your SRD status and balance in a matter of minutes.

SASSA Payment Calendar for March 2024

Many are inquiring about the specific payment dates for the Old Age, Disability, and Child grants in March 2024. Here are the details:

Old Age Grant Payment in March 2024

The monthly payment for the Old Person's Grant will be made to SASSA cards on Tuesday, March 5th, 2024.

Disability Grant Payment Date in March 2024

Recipients of the Disability Grant will get their payments on Wednesday, March 6th, 2024.

Child Support Grant Payment for March 2024

Child Support Grant payments will be transferred on Thursday, March 7th, 2024.

After the payment date, beneficiaries can withdraw their funds throughout the month at ATMs or payment points, with no fixed deadline for withdrawal.

Online SASSA Status Checking Process

For an easy online status check, follow these steps:

  1. Enter your South African ID number.
  2. Provide your registered mobile number.
  3. Click on "Check Now" to view your status.
  4. This simple process allows you to verify your SASSA Status Online directly on our website.

For any difficulties, the above link leads you to the official Government Website (

Importance of Regular SASSA Status Updates

Consistently checking your SASSA status helps in several ways:

Understanding SASSA Grant Application Statuses

Understanding different SASSA grant application statuses is crucial to know where your application stands.

Pending Application Status

Applications are initially marked as pending, indicating that they are under SASSA's review and processing.

The duration of this status depends on:

During this period, it's advised to keep an eye out for any status updates.

Application Approved Status

An approved status means your application for a SASSA grant has been accepted and you will receive the funds accordingly.

Notifications of approval are typically communicated via SMS, email, or letter, after which you can choose your preferred payment method.

Declined Application Status

If your application is declined, it indicates a rejection of your grant request, usually with specified reasons.

In case of disagreement with this decision, an appeal can be made within 30 days of receiving the notification.

Status Under Review

When your application status is 'under review', it suggests that SASSA is seeking additional information to finalize your grant request.

Be sure to provide any requested documents promptly to avoid delays in the application process.

Status On Hold

An application marked as 'on hold' typically signifies a pause in processing due to issues like incomplete forms or missing documentation. SASSA will inform you of the specific reason for this status.

Resolving these issues quickly will help your application move forward in the review process.

Cancelled Application Status

A 'cancelled' status means that your application process has been entirely stopped, possibly due to reasons such as application withdrawal, missing documents, or non-compliance with eligibility criteria.

If your application was wrongly cancelled, you may appeal the decision within a specific timeframe.

Checking Your SASSA SRD Grant Status Online

Keep track of your SRD grant application by regularly checking its status online. This helps in ensuring timely access to funds upon approval.

Online Verification at

The most direct way to check your status is through SASSA's dedicated SRD website. Here's how:

This website provides a convenient 24/7 option for status checks.

Using the Moya App for Status Updates

The Moya App is another convenient option for checking your SRD grant status. Just follow these simple steps:

  1. Download and open the Moya App on your smartphone.
  2. Navigate to “Application Status” in the “Discovery” section.
  3. Enter your SASSA ID and mobile number to see your current status.

The app offers a user-friendly way to stay informed about your grant status.

Status Check via WhatsApp

You can also check your SASSA status quickly through WhatsApp:

  1. Save the number 082 046 8553 in your contacts as “SASSA Status”.
  2. Send a message with your full name, surname, and ID number.
  3. Wait for a response with your official grant application status.

This method is particularly useful for those who prefer the convenience of WhatsApp.

Calling the SASSA Call Center for Status Inquiries

For direct inquiries, contacting the SASSA Call Center is a reliable way to check your status. Here's how to do it:

Calling the SASSA Call Center is especially useful for getting detailed information or resolving any issues.

Fast Tracking SRD Fund Access

By regularly checking your SASSA SRD grant application online, you can streamline the process and expedite access to approved payments. Utilize the website, Moya app, WhatsApp, or call center for timely updates, avoiding the need for physical visits to SASSA offices.

Understanding SASSA and Social Grants Requirements

To apply for a social grant from SASSA, applicants must provide certain key information:

Declaration and Consent Agreement

Applicants or their legal representatives must acknowledge and agree to the terms in the Declaration and Consent Documents.

Personal Identification Details

Personal information such as name, date of birth, and identification numbers are required for accurate processing of the application.

Active Mobile Number

An up-to-date mobile number is essential for SASSA to communicate important updates and information related to the application.

Employment and Financial Status

Details about employment status, income, and financial stability may be requested to assess eligibility for the grant.

Banking Information

Applicants need to provide their banking details for the secure transfer of grant payments once approved.

SASSA 2024 Payment Schedule for R350 Grants

Refer to the following table for the SASSA Grant Payment Dates in 2024:

Grant Month Older Persons Grant Disability Grant Children’s Grant

Key Note on SASSA Status Check

All required information should be submitted electronically, which eliminates the need for physical document submissions. Always maintain an active mobile number for receiving updates about your application. Furthermore, the status of your application can be easily checked on this website.

If an application is declined, there are options for monthly appeals through the Department of Social Development. Failing to appeal each declined decision will uphold the original decision.

Grant Application Updates

Applicants who have been active since April 2022 are considered for the grant until March 2024. It is advisable to keep your screening questionnaire responses updated to reflect accurate information.

Application Process for the SRD Grant

For a straightforward application process, submit your application via WhatsApp to 082 046 8553. Ensure to apply only once, either through the official website or WhatsApp, to avoid multiple application submissions.

Multiplying applications across different channels is not recommended, as SASSA will consider only one application per individual to ensure fair evaluation.

Information for Asylum Seekers and Special Permit Holders

Asylum seekers are required to have a valid file number. Special permit holders from countries like Zimbabwe, Angola, or Lesotho have specific benefits. Stay updated with application procedures and requirements during your application process.

Checking Status for Reconsideration or Appeal: Period from May 2020 to March 2022

The reconsideration process for the period between May 2020 and March 2022 is now complete, and no further applications for this period will be reviewed.

Process for Appealing SASSA SRD Grants

To appeal for the SASSA SRD Grant, follow the link below to access the official SRD website. Wait for an official response from the South African Government if the reconsideration period has ended. A detailed guide on submitting an appeal is available for further assistance.

Updating Contact Details for the R350 Grant

1. Visit the Official SRD Website:

Go to the official SRD website for updating your contact details.

2. Input Your ID Number and Application ID:

Enter your ID number and Application ID for identification purposes.

3. Submit the Form:

Complete and submit the form after entering your details.

4. Provide Email Address (if available):

Supply your email address for receiving notifications.

5. Update Cellphone Number:

Accurately input your new cellphone number.

6. Reason for Change:

Specify the reason for updating your contact number.

7. Enter OTP Received via SMS:

Confirm your identity by entering the OTP sent to your old cellphone number.

8. Finalize the Submission:

Complete the submission process by entering the OTP.

These steps facilitate updating your contact details for the R350 grant without hassle.

How to Update Banking Details for the SASSA SRD R350 Grant?

For beneficiaries who need to update their banking details:

1. Provide Your ID Number:

Enter your ID Number to verify your identity.

2. Receive a Secure Link via SMS:

A secure link will be sent to your mobile phone to update your banking details.

3. Follow the Instructions:

Click on the link and carefully follow the instructions provided.

Important Considerations:

Adhering to these steps ensures accurate processing of payments.

Procedure to Cancel COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant Application

If your circumstances have changed and you no longer qualify, use the link provided to cancel your application.

Reinstating a Canceled SASSA Application

To reactivate a previously canceled application, simply click the link below for a straightforward reinstatement process.

Guidance on Withdrawing Monthly SASSA Grant Money

Withdraw yourSASSA grant money using your SASSA card at ATMs or select stores without any additional fees. For bank deposits, you can visit a SASSA office to complete an account payment form for future deposits into your bank account.

If you do not have a SASSA card, you can still withdraw cash at designated pay points or in limited amounts directly from SASSA offices.

Always prioritize safety and security when handling your funds. Keep your PIN confidential and report any lost or stolen cards immediately to SASSA.

Resetting Your SASSA Password

If you need to reset your SASSA password, follow these steps:

  1. Visit
  2. Choose the “Reset Password” option.
  3. Enter your 13-digit South African ID number.
  4. Use the OTP sent to your registered cellphone to verify your identity.
  5. Create and confirm a new strong password.
  6. Log in with your new password to access your account.

Contact Information for SASSA

For any queries, you can reach out to SASSA:

Operating Hours for SASSA Branches

SASSA branches are open Monday to Friday, typically starting between 7:30 AM and 8:00 AM and closing between 4:30 PM and 5:00 PM. Be aware that specific branch hours may vary. Note that branches are closed on weekends and public holidays.

To avoid long waits, it's advisable to arrive early at SASSA branches. You might also want to bring necessary items for comfort during any potential wait times.

For those unable to visit due to illness or disability, a family member or friend can apply or inquire on your behalf.

Verifying Sassa SRD R350 Payment Status

To check the Sassa SRD status, use your ID and phone number on the official Sassa website.

Understanding the Sassa R350 Status Check

The Sassa Grant provides financial assistance to unemployed individuals in South Africa, and the status check for R350 is a process to verify the status of this grant online.

Checking Sassa Status on Govchat

To check your Sassa status on Govchat, visit the application or website, input your ID and phone number, and review your SRD status.

Defining the Sassa Means Test

The Sassa means test is a validation process to determine eligibility for a grant.

Rechecking Sassa Reconsideration Status

To review your Sassa reconsideration status, go to and enter your account details to view the status of your appeal.

Verifying SASSA R350 Payment Status

You can check the SASSA R350 grant payment status by visiting the Sassa website and providing your account information.

Checking the Status of the SRD Grant Application

To verify the status of your SRD grant application, you can use the online website, WhatsApp, or the toll-free number.

Describing the SASSA R350 Social Relief Grant

The SASSA R350 Social Relief grant was initiated in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to support unemployed citizens.

How to Perform a SASSA Status Check

To conduct a SASSA status check, visit the SRD website, enter your phone number, and authenticate with the OTP provided. This online method allows for a straightforward way to check the status of your application.

Schedule for R350 Grant Payments

The R350 grant payments are scheduled periodically. You will receive an SMS notification indicating the specific payment date once your application is approved.

Recent Official SASSA Statement

Recently, SASSA released a statement regarding new payment dates, aiming to distribute pending payments promptly.

Checking Sassa Status for March 2024

To inspect your R350 grant application's Sassa status for March 2024, visit, select the Sassa status check option, and provide your ID and phone number for verification.

Applying for a Grant from the South African Sassa Agency

After passing Sassa’s means test, access the official Sassa website, go to the “Sassa status check” section, and confirm the status and balance of your application.

Trouble Verifying SASSA Grant Application Status

If you encounter difficulties in verifying your grant application status, it's recommended to contact Sassa directly for assistance.

Understanding the Sassa Verification Process

The Sassa verification process is a critical step for officials to assess eligibility for grant applications. It's mandatory and ensures proper distribution of grants.

Approval Timeline for Sassa Status

It may take up to 90 days for Sassa to approve an application status. Applicants should regularly check the Sassa status check website for the latest updates.

Acquiring Sassa’s Status Pin

To receive your Sassa status pin, enter your phone number on the relevant site. You will then receive an SMS with your PIN or OTP for authentication.

Accessing the Sassa Reconsideration Portal

The Sassa reconsideration portal is an online platform where applicants can submit appeals for their grant applications.

Utilizing the Sassa Online Portal Service

To use the Sassa online portal service for SRD R350 grant applications, visit the portal, input your ID and phone number, and follow the instructions provided.

Next Steps After SASSA Status Approval

Once your SASSA status is approved, ensure that your bank details are correctly entered and updated for the timely reception of grant payments.

Addressing a Pending SASSA Status

If your application status is pending, it's advisable to patiently wait as Sassa processes numerous applications. Your status update should be available shortly.

Sassa Payment Dates

Sassa payment dates are not fixed and may vary each month. It's important to stay updated on the potential dates for payment disbursement.

Where to Verify Sassa SRD R350 Grant Application Status

To check the status of your Sassa SRD R350 grant application, visit the SASSA's status website, navigate to the check status page, and enter your cell phone number and ID number for verification.

Issues Verifying Sassa’s Online Application Status

If you're unable to verify your application status online, consider contacting Sassa directly or visiting their offices for assistance.

Meaning of “Bank Details Pending” in Sassa Status Check

The "Bank Details Pending" status in Sassa's status check indicates that you need to add or update your bank account details for the grant.

Interpreting “Reapplication Pending” in Sassa’s Status Check

If your status shows “Reapplication Pending,” it means your application is in the process of being reconsidered. This usually takes two to three months, so it’s normal for the status to remain pending during this period.

Sassa Payment Schedule for 2024

For the most up-to-date payment schedule for 2024, check the SASSA’s status website. The website regularly updates with new payment dates.

Addressing a Failed SASSA Status Check

If your SASSA status check fails, consider applying for a reconsideration appeal. Alternatively, you can contact SASSA’s toll-free number 0800601011 or visit their offices for further assistance.

Determining Your Sassa Grant Payment Date

The payment dates for Sassa’s social relief grants are generally monthly. Await an SMS confirmation with the correct payment date, ensuring your bank details are up-to-date.

Updating Bank Details in SASSA Status

To update your banking details for SASSA grants, either visit the Sassa head office in person or call their helpline for guidance on how to proceed with the update.

Eligibility for Sassa Grants

Individuals with incomes below a certain threshold qualify for the Sassa SRD grant, designed to assist during the Covid-19 pandemic. Provide your cell phone and ID numbers to receive monthly payments.