SASSA R350 Grant Threshold To Increase To R624. The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is set to increase SASSA Grant to R624.
SASSA is the government empowered institution responsible for the Social Relief of Distress (SRD) R350 grant.
The government agency is now considering increasing the income threshold of the R350 grant to R624.
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SASSA R350 Grant Threshold To Increase To R624
Various reports have it that SASSA is looking into increasing grant income from R350.00 to R624.00.
SASSA currently requires that applicants meet an income threshold of R350.
To qualify for the grant, all applicants must have a current income threshold of SRD R350.
This SASSA R350 Grant Threshold To Increase To R624 means all applicants must not earn more than R350 monthly.
Now the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), is considering raising the income threshold to R624.
This means that SASSA will raise the income threshold to R624 and that to qualify one must not earn more than R624.
For some, this is a good move to allow many South Africans to meet the SRD income threshold and qualify for SRD Grant.
Aside from the above, you can also check our post on who Qualifies For SASSA SRD Grant to see more relevant information.
Will An Increase In SASSA R350 Grant Income Threshold Also Increase SASSA Grant Payment?
No, an increase in SASSA R350 grant income threshold will not increase SASSA grant payment. SASSA will continue to pay R350 for the SRD grant.
SASSA is looking at increasing the income threshold only so more people can meet the threshold and qualify for the grant.
The increase will accommodate more applicants and more South Africans to qualify and benefit from the Covid-19 Social Relief of Distress (SRD) grant.
You can see our post on How To Easily Apply For SASSA Grant to guide you on your new application.
You can equally Check Your SASSA R350 Grant Status. Your status will let you know if you have been approved or not.
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