Why Is My SRD Grant Approved But No Pay Date? – Fully Explained

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why is my srd grant approved but no pay date

Why is my SRD Grant approved but no pay date? Do you want to know why your SRD R350 Grant is approved but no pay date given? Is your SRD grant approved but no payment date is given?

Well, this is one of the common issues most SRD R350 applicants face with their grant payments.

In this article, we’re discussing and providing answers to the question of why SRD grant is approved but no payment date given? We’ll also look at what causes that and how to solve it.

So, let us go straight to the topics.

Why Is My SRD Grant Approved But No Pay Date?

If your SRD grant is approved but no pay date is given because SASSA has not processed your R350 grant payment yet. SASSA has to process your payment before you are given a payment date for your SRD R350 grant.

Once SASSA processes your payment, you’ll see your payment date when you Check Your SASSA R350 Grant status.

You don’t see pay date for your SRD R350 grant because SASSA has not processed your payment yet.

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Before the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) gives you the pay date for your SASSA SRD R350 Grant, they have to verify your payment information.

SASSA will have to verify your payment information, for example, your banking details, your post office payment details, etc.

We do recommend that you read How Does SASSA Verify R350 Grant Banking Details to know how verification of your banking details works and how long it may take.

How Long Does SASSA Process SRD Payment Date?

There is no specific time period as to how long it takes SASSA to process your SRD payment. However, The South African Social Security Grant (SASSA) verifies your information and payment details every month.

This is to make sure that you still qualify for the SRD R350 grant before SASSA will give you a pay date and pay your R350 grant money when the payment dates are due.

You should see SASSA Grant Payment Dates to know the dates on which SASSA is scheduled to pay all beneficiaries. You’ll also know the payment date per your SASSA grant type.

Now, let us look at some of the other factors that may cause your SASSA SRD Grant pay date delay.

Provide Payment Details

If you want to get your payment date after your application for the SASSA SRD R350 is approved, then you should provide payment details to SASSA.

When your application for SRD R350 is approved, SASSA sends you an SMS to provide your payment details. For example, you should provide your banking account details if you will want to receive your R350 grant money through your bank account.

That is why you should see How To Submit Banking Details To SASSA for the step-by-step easy process to submit your banking details to SASSA so that you get your srd r350 payment date in time.

Again, you can change your SRD R350 payment method if the current one is giving you problems and causing you not to get your SRD R350 pay date from SASSA to know when you’ll get your grant money.

We do recommend that you read How To Change SASSA R350 Grant Payment Method to know how to change your SASSA payment method safely and successfully to avoid getting into more difficulties in getting your payment date for R350 grant.

www.srd.sassa.gov.za is the webpage for the South African Social Security (SASSA) Social Relief of Distress (SRD) R350 grant.

We do hope this article on why is my SRD grant approved but no pay date was helpful?

You can ask your question in the comment.

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98 comments

Nonhlanhla July 29, 2022 - 8:59 pm

I apply on April it’s says June approved no date April approved with date may pending July pending April get in my bank so I don’t know June y is no date help pls

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Sylvia Mofya July 21, 2022 - 8:00 pm

Why is the srd link not working ive been trying to check my status but the link doesnt want to open

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Universityonlineapplication July 21, 2022 - 10:29 pm

This has been happening for the past few days. However, you can still check your status. You keep trying. It could be that the srd website is overloaded as many people are trying to check their status.

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Pro August 8, 2022 - 12:58 pm

Hi
I Want to first thank you for such an informative page,my question is i applied for the 2022 period and May was told “pending”,June i got paid and now July nothing,August still waiting,can you help please!
Thank you

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Universityonlineapplication August 8, 2022 - 1:40 pm

According to SASSA, they are still processing all pending SRD R350 grant applications and payments although they have not given any specific reasons for the delay except that the reapplication caused some delays.

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Jj masimula August 8, 2022 - 7:46 pm

April /may/june approved bt no pay date

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Samukelisiwe August 9, 2022 - 9:06 pm

Me to, April, May , June approved but no data

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Universityonlineapplication August 9, 2022 - 10:05 pm

First, you have to make sure you have submitted your bank account details to SASSA for your SRD R350 payment. If you have, then SASSA will verify your bank account information and pay your grant.

Again, SASSA says there are still lots of pending payments for the R350 grant, and they are working to pay all outstanding amounts.

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nkosikhona June 30, 2022 - 8:13 am

if u got approved how long does it take to get yo pate?

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Universityonlineapplication June 30, 2022 - 9:03 am

SASSA has to verify your payment details and approve it before they give you pay date to collect your R350.

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Moganagee July 3, 2022 - 3:02 am

Hi I re applied for the grant and only said June 2022 is approved but no pay date and it’s been so long can u tel me wats really going on I haven’t received any money

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Universityonlineapplication July 3, 2022 - 8:27 am

According to SASSA, they have to verify and approve your payment information before they can send you a payment date. There’s nothing to worry about if you have provided all the required information in the payment method you chose.

Also, there are lots of payments still pending and SASSA says they are processing them.

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Rabiah Boonzaaier July 7, 2022 - 10:39 am

I’ve tried to change my bank details but the link does not get sent to my phone eventhough I have the correct number

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Universityonlineapplication July 7, 2022 - 6:48 pm

This could be a hiccup on the SRD website. You should keep trying or you can call SASSA via the toll-free number 0800 601 011 or inquiry and assistance directly from SASSA.

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Sibonelo July 14, 2022 - 9:14 pm

My sassa sassa dates not approved still pending and it is long time now

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Universityonlineapplication July 15, 2022 - 7:43 am

SASSA has clarified that there are lots of srd grants still pending. However, there’s nothing to worry about because they say they’re processing all pending grants and will finish and pay in July.

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Waheeda khan July 21, 2022 - 5:21 am

I have reapplied for covid r350 grant but april,june showing approved but payment date has not been created and also may,july showing pending please help me.

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Universityonlineapplication July 21, 2022 - 8:42 am

There’s nothing to worry about. SASSA says they are processing all pending applications and pending payments. According to SASSA, the process will be completed and paid in July. Let’s hope they do pay as they say.

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nkosikhona June 30, 2022 - 8:02 am

I have been approved but no pay date since the 17 June ,today is a month end no pay date and my banking details are fine can u help me on this problem

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Universityonlineapplication June 30, 2022 - 9:03 am

If all the information you have provided is accurate, there’s nothing to worry about. SASSA will verify your payment details and give you the pay date to collect your R350.

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Omphile July 2, 2022 - 2:45 am

I just re-applid my r350 application and march2022 approved but no payment

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Universityonlineapplication July 2, 2022 - 7:47 am

SASSA will have to verify and approve your payment details before giving you a payment date to collect your R350. If you have selected a payment method and have provided the required information, then there’s nothing to worry about. SASSA will verify and process your payment.

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Mattheus June 23, 2022 - 7:58 am

I have approved srd grant but no payment since the beginning of this Srd i never received any of 350!!

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Universityonlineapplication June 23, 2022 - 11:18 am

It’s very unfortunate. The fact is, it’s SASSA who can give reasons why your application is still pending. However, what we suggest and what you can do is to make sure you provide all the required information in your application for the R350. SASSA will process your details.

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Abigail June 29, 2022 - 11:37 am

I have been approved but no pay since June and my banking things are fine

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Universityonlineapplication June 29, 2022 - 1:10 pm

There’s nothing to worry about if your payment details are correct. SASSA will verify your bank account details and approve your payment and send you the payment date andvia SMS.

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Kumbi alain bizanga June 17, 2022 - 7:03 pm

Since august 2021 my reapplication was still pending only in april i apply again and he was approved when i check my status only may 2022 approved im asking if I’m still going to get previous onesfor last year until april 2022

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Universityonlineapplication June 17, 2022 - 9:33 pm

Unless those previous months are approved, SASSA will not pay for unapproved months.

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Olga August 5, 2022 - 3:34 am

August has approved and paydates but no money in my account..?

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Universityonlineapplication August 5, 2022 - 5:57 pm

According to SASSA, they are still processing pending payments.

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Kumbi Alain bizanga June 17, 2022 - 6:56 pm

I did reapply for the second time last year august but when i check my status only reapplication pendind until april this when i apply again it was approved just asking if i wiil get my money

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Universityonlineapplication June 17, 2022 - 9:32 pm

SASSA pays for only the months you’re approved for R350. So, SASSA will pay your R350 for all the months that you’re approved for. Although, they may not come in bulk at once.

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Mukundi munyai April 27, 2022 - 5:43 pm

My 350 has approved for February and march but no payment dates please help me I nolonger understand what’s going on

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Universityonlineapplication April 29, 2022 - 10:18 am

SASSA has required all R350 beneficiaries to reapply. We advise you do so if you have not yet reapplied from here How To Reapply For Sassa R350 Grant .
After the reapplication, SASSA will process your payment with a pay date.

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Getrude Dondolo May 10, 2022 - 1:20 pm

I was payed last year August once since then ,I was never get payed again, when i check my status its says Pending ,please help I don’t know what to do now

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Universityonlineapplication May 10, 2022 - 2:33 pm

The first thing to consider is to make sure you still qualify for the SASSA R350 Grant. Then you’re to make sure all the personal details and documents you provided are correct and can be verified from the Department of Home Affairs database.

Again, the pending status simply means SASSA has not finished processing your application yet. If the status has been on pending for long, we suggest you contact SASSA for enquiry with any of these SASSA Contact Details

Also, we recommend that reapply as SASSA has asked all R350 grant beneficiaries to reapply if you have not done so yet.

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Sinikka May 15, 2022 - 8:22 pm

Why is my 350 still pending

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Universityonlineapplication May 16, 2022 - 7:44 am

SASSA R350 grant pending status simply means SASSA has not processed your application yet and according to SASSA, all applications will be worked on by June. So have patience.

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Kiara Peetham July 15, 2022 - 6:19 pm

My application for R350 was approved in February 2022 and to date still waiting for pay date.

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Universityonlineapplication July 15, 2022 - 7:54 pm

First, before SASSA sends you the payment date, they will try to verify and approve your payment details to check if it matches what they have in their system. So, we advise that you provide all the required payment details that are accurate for SASSA to easily verify and approve.

Second, if you have done the first part, then there’s nothing to worry about. According to SASSA, there are lots of SRD R350 payments still pending and they’re processing all payments and will pay in July. So, let’s hope they do pay as they’ve said.

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Miranthia July 16, 2022 - 8:27 pm

A pop up came from srd app “Apr May approved processing” what does that mean?

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Universityonlineapplication July 17, 2022 - 10:19 am

It means SASSA is processing your SRD R350 grant application in hopes to approve you for the grant. If you still qualify for the grant, they will approve you.

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Malose Moses Molekoa April 1, 2022 - 7:48 am

Hi since last year was receiving uif money and it stopped on the 6th march 2022,so when I check my Status it says pending since first day of march until today and I haven’t receive R350 since I do my application,so is it easy to get R350

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Universityonlineapplication April 1, 2022 - 7:57 pm

We suggest that you call SASSA to make queries if you’re sure all your payment details are correct and current that SASSA has approved for payment. Use any of these SASSA Contact Details

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Malose Moses April 3, 2022 - 1:47 pm

My status doesn’t change from 1 of every month to 1 of another still the same,since I do my application in 2021 I have never receive any money until today

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Universityonlineapplication April 3, 2022 - 3:54 pm

We suggest you cancel your application and reapply again. Read How To Cancel SASSA R350 Grant Application for the guide.

And How To Reapply For Sassa R350 Grant after you have canceled your previous application.

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Mavis April 6, 2022 - 12:33 pm

I need to know what is going on with my 350 because status say approved for the whole march month but no pay date

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Universityonlineapplication April 6, 2022 - 3:59 pm

Nothing is going on if you have been approved but no pay date. First, make sure you have chosen a payment method and provided all necessary information needed to verify your payment information, for example, your bank account details.

If they are all correct, SASSA will verify your information and give you a payment date and process your payment. However, if you’ve waited longer than expected, we suggest you call to make a direct inquiry. Use any of these SASSA Contact Details

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Thabo March 29, 2022 - 3:15 pm

I once got paid into a tymebank account and I changed to the other bank am now approved for 3 months without pay day, will it be safe if I submit my tymebank account again as this current one is delaying thanks

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Universityonlineapplication March 29, 2022 - 4:09 pm

Your payment has been delayed probably because SASSA has not finished verifying your new banking details yet. When SASSA verifies your banking information, you’ll get a payment date for your grants money.

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Verushka May 1, 2022 - 8:27 pm

Hi since February I havnt received my 350 I did reply it showed approved for Feb and March but stil havnt received any dates for payment I did reapply and it was successful but stil no dates? Whyy

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Universityonlineapplication May 2, 2022 - 7:19 am

In that case, we suggest you call NSFAS with any of these NSFAS Contact Details or go to the Financial Aid Office of your institution and make an inquiry.

Again, NSFAS typically responds to an appeal 30 days at most after submitting the appeal form.

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Angelai moonsamy Moodley March 29, 2022 - 11:58 am

I have been paid for November and December, but from January it says approved but no money is in the bank. What do I do

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Universityonlineapplication March 29, 2022 - 4:07 pm

If you are already approved, SASSA will pay you at last. SASSA will process your payment to pay you. However, you may want to contact SASSA with these SASSA Contact Details to make inquiry.

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Tshepang kokong April 5, 2022 - 7:32 pm

The last time i received my 350 relief fund was December.. Every time i visit the post office am told there is no money.. Can i get help please

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Universityonlineapplication April 6, 2022 - 12:13 am

Then we suggest that you check if your grants were approved. If they were, try to change your payment method from post office to bank account. You should see How To Submit Banking Details To SASSA for the guid.

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Eugene March 27, 2022 - 4:40 pm

Hi I’ve been approved for srd for 4 months still haven’t got paid and haven’t got a date, please help

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Universityonlineapplication March 27, 2022 - 5:08 pm

This usually happens. However, once you’re approved for payment, SASSA will verify your payment details and give you a pay date. We recommend that you use the bank payment method for faster and easy payment. You should read How To Submit Banking Details To SASSA for the guide.

Also, you should check the SASSA Status Check For R350 Payment Dates For 2022 for all the date of SASSA payments.

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Khorombi Tondani March 26, 2022 - 8:34 pm

Hi .my name is Khorombi Tondani
Id no 91032…
Cell no 07665…. my application has been approved .but payment filed

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Universityonlineapplication March 26, 2022 - 9:17 pm

First, we’ve edited your ID and cell phone number because we don’t want this important information to be seen to the public.
Second, we suggest that you revise your payment information details to see if they are correct. We advise that you use the bank payment method. To submit your banking details, you should read How To Submit Banking Details To SASSA for the guide.

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Paul March 24, 2022 - 4:47 pm

Hi approved for December 2021 and January 2022 but no pay dates yet already received feb an March payment

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Universityonlineapplication March 24, 2022 - 8:16 pm

You should have been paid the December and January money before that of 2022. In such case, we suggest that you contact SASSA for inquiry and assistance. Use these SASSA Contact Details to seek assistance and from SASSA.

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Hlengiwe March 23, 2022 - 5:51 am

Was approved from last year sept but no payments till. Today

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Universityonlineapplication March 23, 2022 - 8:14 am

SASSA will definitely pay your money once you are approved. If your payment has been longer than expected, you should contact SASSA for enquiry with SASSA Contact Details

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Mogamat Zhaahier March 23, 2022 - 4:03 am

I have been approved for 4 months nw only got a date for March bt December, January and February is also approved wot should I do nw

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Universityonlineapplication March 23, 2022 - 5:45 am

Once you’re approved for payment, SASSA will definitely give you a date and pay you. Just be patient. However, if you want to make a personal inquiry, we suggest that you use these contact SASSA Contact Details to contact SASSA for assistance.

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Alton Smith 7205245086085 March 21, 2022 - 7:18 am

I received all my monies thus far it’s only my December 350 that I did not receive and it was approved I don’t understand because the system at post office shows my December’s money please assist and help thanks

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Charl March 20, 2022 - 6:59 pm

Approved for February but no pay date

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Universityonlineapplication March 21, 2022 - 7:36 am

Have patience because once you are approved for payment, SASAA will definitely pay you. We do recommend that you read When Can I Collect My SASSA R350 Grant Payment? for the detailed guide.

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Sam baloyi March 23, 2022 - 11:55 am

What if you always change your bank details after you lost other card

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Universityonlineapplication March 23, 2022 - 12:14 pm

You can change your bank account details but SASSA will have to verify the new details before they can approved it. Again, your new bank details must match your information in the SASSA data especially, your name because, they will verify it from the Department of Home Affairs records.

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Sharon March 20, 2022 - 4:11 am

Hi. I’ve been approved since December up until March. My status shows approved, but that I must be patient as they have not decided on a pay date. How much longer can it take?

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Universityonlineapplication March 21, 2022 - 7:31 am

It depends on SASAA and how they process your payment. In the mean time, we do recommend that you read When Can I Collect My SASSA R350 Grant Payment? – Easy Guide

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Vusi joseph ndhlovu March 19, 2022 - 10:32 am

Hi I don’t understand this sassa R350 because this month is approved next month decline please explain to me

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Universityonlineapplication March 21, 2022 - 7:26 am

SASAA verifies your applicantion to make sure you still qualify for the grant.
This verification is done every month.

We do recommend that you read Who Qualifies For SRD Grant? Sassa R350 for the detailed explanation.

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Sudine wendoline Pretorius March 19, 2022 - 7:48 am

My date im approved it’s long from 2022/2023

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Candice Eleonor Solomons March 18, 2022 - 11:19 am

I have not been paid for 4 months. Everything has been done accordingly. If I do call to enquire its like the consultants don’t really know how Sassa operates. We know it’s only R350 but some of us are in need. Kindly can Sassa start review all applications that are unpaid now for months and assist us please. Regards

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Universityonlineapplication March 21, 2022 - 7:16 am

Once you are approved for payment, Sassa will definitely pay you. Have a little patient.

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Natasha Solomon March 17, 2022 - 5:39 pm

I have been approved for January February and March but still no paydate. My banking details has been submitted. Why take so long.?

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Universityonlineapplication March 17, 2022 - 10:12 pm

Have a little patience. Once you have been approved, SASSA will definitely pay you.

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Sherwin March 23, 2022 - 10:03 pm

I’m sitting with the same problem

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Fallon van wyk March 27, 2022 - 9:25 pm

Hi since December I was approved until March yet no pay date is thr any solution to this problem pls

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Universityonlineapplication March 28, 2022 - 7:57 am

When SASSA approves your payment, they will begin the payment process and pay you at last. However, they have to verify your patent method, for example, your banking details if you use bank payment to receive your grant.

You should read How Long Does SASSA Take To Verify Banking Details?

Also, you can contact SASSA with these SASSA Contact Details to make an inquiry.

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Daniel sello Letsoalo March 17, 2022 - 2:08 pm

Hll why my sassa it approved for 3months but no paydate

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Universityonlineapplication March 17, 2022 - 3:59 pm

It means your payment is not processed yet. Once SASSA verifies your payment method, for example, your banking details, you’ll get paid.

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Anna March 16, 2022 - 11:57 pm

Approved but no payment date, didn’t even get a sms to say when i can collect it at the post office. If you try to phone sassa office the phone just keeps rining or they just answer it and then they put it down, how can that work

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Universityonlineapplication March 17, 2022 - 7:36 am

Have patience, once your payment is approved, SASSA will definitely send you the money. If the phone call is not working for you, we suggest you go to the nearest SASSA office to make an inquiry.

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Deliwe Nobuhle Simango March 16, 2022 - 1:18 pm

I haven’t been paid but ave been aproved

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Universityonlineapplication March 16, 2022 - 5:35 pm

Have patience, you’ll get paid. In the meantime, you should read How Do I Know My SRD Pay Date? for further understanding.

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MLAMULI March 16, 2022 - 7:49 am

MY SRD GRANT IS APPROVED FOR 4 MONTHS BUT NO PAYDATES PLEASE HELP ME

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Universityonlineapplication March 16, 2022 - 9:15 am

If all your information is correct, SASSA will definitely pay you. However, you can contact SASSA for inquiry through SASSA Toll-Free: 0800 60 10 11, E-Mail: GrantEnquiries@sassa.gov.za

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Abongile Madikizela March 19, 2022 - 7:14 pm

My sassa money for January is approved but it has no pay day

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Universityonlineapplication March 21, 2022 - 7:29 am

Once you’re approved for payment, SASAA will definitely pay you.

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Moretiemang Rosey March 29, 2022 - 3:39 pm

I did not receive my srd money starting from last year December until this year January to March

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Visa chetty March 15, 2022 - 6:12 pm

My application has been approved but I have not given a date for my sassa payment I had filled my banking details on application

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Universityonlineapplication March 15, 2022 - 7:30 pm

You should have a little patience. Once your banking details are verified for payment, you’ll get a pay date.

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Tevin kagiso March 15, 2022 - 7:37 am

I have approved srd grant but no payment

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Universityonlineapplication March 15, 2022 - 9:01 am

You don’t have to worry. Once your grant is approved, you have to go through some process. Submit a payment method. We do recommend that you read How To Submit Banking Details To Sassa to add your bank account to SASSA for payment.

Again, you should read How Do I Know My SRD Pay Date? for detailed information.

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