Sign in
Download Opera News App



Haven't received your October R350 grant as yet? Do this before week end

Sassa says unemployed child grant caregivers without an ID can apply for the social relief of distress grant. File photo.

The SA Post Office won't make any installments of the R350 social help of pain (SRD) award one week from now as the week is saved for the installment of advanced age, kid and incapacity awards. 

SAPO said SRD award recipients can begin advancing toward mailing stations from October 11. 


On Tuesday SAPO delivered installment dates that apply at every one of its workplaces, yet not at Pick n Pay, Spar and Boxer outlets which as of late dispatched SRD installments. 

Recipients can get to their installments at these grocery stores gave they have their ID numbers and a message from SASSA affirming their assortment subtleties. 

The SA Social Security Agency (SASSA) keeps on getting applications for the SDR awards and questions in regards to declined applications. 

The office on Tuesday clarified that a few candidates are declined for the award in case they are found to have elective pay sources during the checking system. 

Application measure for the exceptional Covid-19 SRD award @The_DSD @nda_rsa @PostofficeSa @GovernmentZA @GCISMedia #SASSACARES 

— SASSA (@OfficialSASSA) August 25, 2021 

Candidates who have gotten the award notwithstanding this are needed to take care of the cash got from the office. 

"You are viewed as a debt holder if the examiner general's discoveries demonstrate you have different types of revenue and SASSA recently paid you when you didn't qualify. It is normal the customer should repay as referred to in segment 10.1 of the clerical headings," said SASSA. 

Here is the point at which you can gather your supported R350 award from a mail center (in view of ID numbers): 

080 — Tuesday October 12, 19 and 26 

081 — Wednesday October 13, 20 and 27 

082 — Thursday October 14, 21 and 28 

083 — Friday October 1, 15, 22 and 29 

084 — Monday October 11, 18 and 25 

085 — Tuesday October 12, 19 and 26 

086 — Wednesday October 13, 20 and 27 

087 — Thursday October 14, 21 and 28 

088 — Friday October 1, 15, 22 and 29 

089 — Monday October 11, 18 and 25 

These dates are material to the mail center payout framework. Recipients can accept their awards when they get affirmation of installment from SASSA.

Approved for the R350 grant? Here’s when you can collect your money in October (

Content created and supplied by: HarveySpecter (via Opera News )

SA Post Office SA Social Security Agency SAPO SASSA SRD


Load app to read more comments