SASSA Registration for R350, What Beneficiaries Should do

SASSA registration for R350, What Beneficiaries of the SRD Grant should do to successfully submit applications online.

SASSA Registration for R350

The Social Relief of Distress Grant (SRD Grant), administered under the Social Assistance Act, provides essential support to eligible South African citizens, refugees, asylum seekers, and special permit holders.

To qualify, applicants must be between 18 and 60 years old, lack sufficient means, and not receive other social grants or UIF payments. The application process is streamlined, requiring personal details, employment information, lifestyle sustainability data, and banking information. No document uploads are necessary, and applicants can check their status online.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit the SRD website.
  2. Scroll down to the “How do I apply for this SRD Grant” section.
  3. Enter your mobile number and click “send SMS.”
  4. Input the one-time PIN sent by SASSA.
  5. Complete the application steps as guided by SASSA.

What Beneficiaries Should do

After submitting your SRD Grant application, ensure that you have provided accurate information, including your personal details, mobile number, employment status, and banking information. SASSA (South African Social Security Agency) will communicate with you electronically, so make sure to provide a valid mobile number where they can reach you.

You can also check the status of your application on the SASSA website. If your application is declined, remember that you have the right to appeal the decision each month. The appeal process details will be provided when your application is declined.


If your SRD Grant application is approved, SASSA advises beneficiaries not to visit grant payment collection points until they receive an SMS notification. The funds will always be available for collection, and there’s no need to rush on the first day. Keep your mobile phone handy for updates, and remember that SASSA will continue to support you during these challenging times.

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