No R350 grant payments are made on 3, 7, and 8 March as these are days that the other Sassa grants are being paid as well as on the 21st as it’s Human Rights Day. Sassa grants are not paid on days other grants are paid, weekends and public holidays.
The Post Office has said that beneficiaries who applied for their SRD grant from their cellphone can also withdraw the grant at Pick n Pay and Boxer supermarkets. If the same phone was used to apply for several grants, then the grant is available only from a Post Office.
Beneficiaries are urged to only come collect their R350 grant payments at Post Offices after receiving an SMS which said that their grant is ready for collection
(SASSA) has made it quite easy for applicants of the R350 Special Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant to track their application by providing them with their application status online.
How To Check Your Status Online
- Go to the SASSA SRD grant website
- Scroll down to ‘Application status’
- Click on ‘Click here to check online’
- Fill in the required fields
- You should then be able to see the status of your R350 grant application
This way applicants can check to see if they have been approved for the grant or whether they do not qualify or should lodge an appeal if they feel like their application has been denied for a reason that they believe is not fair.
Now that we’ve reached March, it’s important for Sassa beneficiaries to know when they R350 grant payments are ready for them. Here are the Special Relief of Distress (SRD) grant payment dates for March, according to the Post Office.
Collecting your SRD grant by the Post Office is one of the options available to R350 grant beneficiaries. Grantholders who collect their grants from the Post Office have to follow a specific schedule.
The grant payment schedule at the Post Office goes according to the last three digits of beneficiaries’ ID numbers which means that they day you fetch your grant is dependant on your ID number.
Here’s the March payment schedule for SRD grants at the Post Office:
- 01 March: 083 & 088
- 02 March: 084 & 089
- 09 March: 080 and 085
- 10 March: 081 and 086
- 11 March: 082 and 087
- 14 March: 083 and 088
- 15 March: 084 and 089
- 16 March: 080 and 085
- 17 March: 081 and 086
- 18 March: 082 and 087
- 22 March: 083 and 088
- 23 March: 084 and 089
- 24 March: 080 and 085
- 25 March: 081 and 086
- 28 March: 082 and 087
- 29 March: 083 and 088
- 30 March: 084 and 089
- 31 March: 080 and 085