SASSA Information In the present day eleventh June on Non-Cost Of R350 Grant
SASSA NEWS – For months, beneficiaries of the Social Reduction of Misery (SRD) R350 grant haven’t obtained their cash. This primarily attributable to a change within the laws underneath which the grant is offered.
In April, the Nationwide State of Catastrophe got here to an finish, which meant that The South African Social Safety Company (Sassa) may now not present the R350 grant underneath the Catastrophe Administration Act. The grant is now offered underneath the Social Help Act.
Minister of Presidency, Mondli Gungubele has apologised on behalf of the federal government for the interval of non-payment of grants. This comes after Sassa introduced that R350 grant funds will solely be processed from mid June 2022.
“This authorities will all the time fulfil no matter endeavor it has [with regards to the SRD]. If there was a interval of non-payment, on behalf of this authorities, we are going to make that apology” mentioned Gungubele.
He mentioned that so long as these funds are due, R350 grants will likely be paid to beneficiaries.
Sassa additionally revealed that R350 grant reconsiderations from way back to August 2021 are anticipated to be processed by finish June 2022 and funds will then occur thereafter.
Double funds won’t be made on the identical day however a number of funds might be made throughout the identical month.
The qualifying standards for the R350 grant additionally modified because of the change in regulatory framework.