The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is responsible for delivering a range of social grants to people who are in need of financial assistance. One of these grants is the R350 Social Relief of Distress grant, which is given to people who are unemployed and are not eligible for other forms of social assistance.
For those who are receiving this grant, it is important to be aware of the payment dates for 2022. This article provides an overview of the payment dates and how to check your status.
2022 Sassa R350 Payment Dates
The R350 grant is paid out twice a month, on the 10th and 25th of each month. This means that in 2022, there will be 24 payments for the grant. The exact payment dates for the year are as follows:
January: 10th and 25th
February: 10th and 25th
March: 10th and 25th
April: 10th and 25th
May: 10th and 25th
June: 10th and 25th
July: 10th and 25th
August: 10th and 25th
September: 10th and 25th
October: 10th and 25th
November: 10th and 25th
December: 10th and 25th
Check Your Status Now
If you are receiving the R350 grant, it is important to check your status to ensure that your payments are being processed correctly. To do this, you can go online to the SASSA website and use the ‘MySASSA’ portal to check your payment status. You will need to enter your identity number and other personal details to access the portal.
Alternatively, you can call the SASSA helpline on 0800 60 10 11 and speak to a representative who will be able to provide you with more information about your payment status.
In conclusion, the R350 grant will be paid out twice a month in 2022, on the 10th and 25th of each month. To check your payment status, you can use the ‘MySASSA’ portal on the SASSA website or call the helpline on 0800 60 10 11. It is important to be aware of your payment status so that you can ensure that you are receiving the grant on time.
The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has recently announced the payment dates for the COVID-19 R350 special grant for 2022 May. This grant is aimed at supporting individuals who are unable to access the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) due to various eligibility criteria.
The grant will cover the period of 1 May to 31 May 2022 and will be paid in two separate installments. The first portion will be paid on 10 May 2022 while the second portion will be paid on 25 May 2022.
Payment dates are subject to change, so it is advisable to check the status of your payment regularly by visiting the SASSA website.
The SASSA status check will allow you to view your paid and pending grants, manage your contact information, and more. It is important to note that only registered beneficiaries will be able to complete the status check.
The process is straightforward and simple. All you need to do is provide your South African ID number and the system will generate your status. Once the process is complete, you will be able to view the details of the grant available to you as well as the balance and whether or not you have received payment for the current period.
Applicants must also ensure that their contact information is up to date in order to receive any payments due to them. This can be done by simply visiting the SASSA website and updating their contact information where requested.
SASSA will also inform applicants when payments have been received or are expected to be received.
It is important for applicants to remember that, despite the progress of the R350 payment, it is still best to wait until SASSA has officially announced payment dates each month before taking action.
Those who are in need of financial assistance are encouraged to make use of this opportunity to receive some income as it can be a tremendous help during these tough times.