As a result of the heavy traffic congestion on the servers of SASSA during the online application of the reinstated SRD R350 Grant, SASSA adopted a new channel to help applicants.
The GovChat is a government online service platform for various services. With this one cam equally apply for the reinstated grant.
As usual, before youbcan use it you need an internet connection, a good one i mean.
As a requirement for the SASSA SRD R350 grant application, you need certain information about you the applicant.
Without wasting your time, let’s see what to do.
- Visit the website https://govchat.app/login
- You are likely to be met with verification requests. Enter your cell phone number. An SMS verification code will sent to the number (4 digits)
- Enter the digit received in the spaces provided.
- After that click on login.
- A new web page with various services offered on the platform will show up.
- Click on the SASSA, then click on Apply for grants and select the SRD grant.
- They will request for a reference number which you may not have received ( from WhatsApp if you had used their WhatsApp number 0820468553 to apply).
- Click on the “Create New Form)
- The form is a personal record form.
- You have to tick/agree to the two statements namely :
- ” I have read and agreed to Terms and Conditions found below” and
- ” I have read and agree to ‘How the grants work’ below.
- Just click on the small circles to the right of each point to turn from grey to green. See attached picture below
- Enter your First Name and Surname in the spaces provided respectively.
- Scroll down to the Citizenship and choose South Africa and then enter your ID number as well
And click on Continue/Next.
Get your reference number generated to continue the application. Enter your details like residential address and after that submit.
You will receive a confirmation message indicating a successful submission of the application and a reference number.
The reference number will later be used to check status and submit bank account information (usually after 24 hours of submission).
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