How to Check R350 Grant Status 

How to Check R350 Grant Status 

The R350 grant is a social relief of distress grant that is given to South Africans who are unemployed and experiencing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to Check R350 Grant Status 

To check the status of your R350 grant application, you can follow these steps:

Steps to Check R350 Grant Status

  1. Go to the SASSA website: https://srd.sassa.gov.za/ 
  2. Click on the “Check Status” button under the “Application Status” tab.
  3. Enter your ID number and phone number.
  4. Click on the “Submit” button.

Tips to Check R350 Grant Status 

  1. You can only check the status of your own application. You cannot check the status of someone else’s application.
  2. You must enter your ID number and phone number exactly as they appear on your ID document.
  3. If you have not received your R350 grant payment, it is important to check your status regularly.

If you have any questions about your R350 grant status, you can contact SASSA on their toll-free number: 0800 601 011.

FAQs 

How do I check the status of my R350 grant application?

You can check the status of your R350 grant application by going to the SASSA website: https://srd.sassa.gov.za/ and clicking on the “Check Status” button under the “Application Status” tab. You will need to enter your ID number and phone number to check your status.

What are the possible statuses of my R350 grant application?

The possible statuses of your R350 grant application are:

  • Pending: Your application is still being processed.
  • Approved: Your application has been approved and you will be paid the R350 grant.
  • Declined: Your application has been declined. You can appeal the decision by contacting SASSA.
  • Discontinued: Your application has been discontinued. This could be because you have passed away, or because you have started working or receiving another social grant.

How long does it take to process an R350 grant application?

The processing time for an R350 grant application can vary, but it typically takes a few weeks. If you have not received a decision on your application within 4 weeks, you can contact SASSA for an update.

What happens if I make a mistake when entering my ID number or phone number?

If you make a mistake when entering your ID number or phone number, you will not be able to check the status of your application. You will need to correct the mistake and try again.

What if I have lost my ID number?

If you have lost your ID number, you can still check the status of your R350 grant application by providing your passport number or driver’s license number.

What if I have not received my R350 grant payment?

If you have not received your R350 grant payment, you can check the status of your application to see if it has been approved. If your application has been approved, you can contact SASSA to inquire about your payment.

What if I have questions about the R350 grant?

If you have questions about the R350 grant, you can contact SASSA on their toll-free number: 0800 601 011.

What are the qualifying criteria for the R350 grant?

To qualify for the R350 grant, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You must be a South African citizen or permanent resident.
  • You must be unemployed.
  • You must be between the ages of 18 and 60.
  • You must not be receiving any other social grants.
  • You must not be receiving an unemployment insurance benefit.
  • You must not be a resident in a government-funded or subsidized institution.

When is the R350 grant paid out?

The R350 grant is paid out on the 1st and 15th of each month.

How long will the R350 grant be available?

The R350 grant is currently scheduled to be available until March 2024. However, this could be extended depending on the economic situation.

Conclusion 

To check the status of your R350 grant application, you can go to the SASSA website: https://srd.sassa.gov.za/ and click on the “Check Status” button under the “Application Status” tab. 

You will need to enter your ID number and phone number to check your status.

If you have any questions about your R350 grant status, you can contact SASSA on their toll-free number: 0800 601 011.