Special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress of R350 per month new special Covid-19 SRD grant
1. Who can get the Grant ?
South African Citizens, Permanent Residents or Refugees registered on the Home Affairs system.
2.How Long the Grant will Come?
The Grant will be paid from the date of approval up to the end of October 2020
3.These are the Pre request or eligibility to get the Grant ?
Above the age of 18; Unemployed; Not receiving any income; Not receiving any social grant; Not receiving any unemployment insurance benefit and does not qualify to receive unemployment insurance benefits; Not receiving a stipend from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme; and Not a resident in a government funded or subsidized institution.
3.What are the Documents and Information needed to get the Grant ?
Identity Number; Name and Surname as captured in the ID (and initials); Gender and Disability; Banking details – Bank Name and Account Number;Contact details – Cell phone number;
Proof of Residential Address.
4.How to Apply for the Grant?
Every Province got a dedicated SRD support contact details you can apply through them.
Eastern Cape : 043 707 6300 , 043 707 6335 ( office hours only)
Free State : 051 410 8339
Gauteng: 011 2418324
KZN : whatsapp 071607 1514 phone 033846 3300
Limpopo: Mr.Veli Maphita 0834551535
Mpumalanga: 013754 94 28 or 013 754 9454
Northern cape : 0800003077
North West: 018397 33 60
Western Cape: 021 469 0235 , 072 205 86 93
You can also get assistance and information via Whatapp and email
WhatsApp message to 0600 123 456 and selecting SASSA or an E-mail to SRD@sassa.gov.za.
Toll Free Regional Contact for SRD Applications
Applications could be made by either calling SASSA National Call Center: 0800 60 10 11 or
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
More Details are available in sassa Website check here
Also Official SASSA Official TWEET Page
R300 per child will be added to Child Support Grants in May only, making it R740 per child. From June until Oct 2020 this grant will go back to R440 per child but each caregiver will get an additional R500 regardless of the number of children they receive a grant for pic.twitter.com/NXnUEtFc4R
— SASSA (@OfficialSASSA) April 24, 2020