SASSA Status Check October 2023 – SRD R350 Payment & Application

Checking your SASSA Status Check October 2023 can help you determine the approved payment dates for this month. It is crucial to stay informed because if you cannot check SASSA status for October, you may find yourself waiting for approval and becoming frustrated. To avoid such a situation, it is important to check your SRD R350 status online to confirm whether SASSA has approved your grant for October, allowing you to collect your payment on the approved payday.

SASSA Status Check October 2023

You can SASSA Status Check for October payment dates as they approach. This is a crucial step to ensure you receive your grant money on time. You will need to provide your South African ID Number and the Cell Phone number used for your Social Grant Application to check the SASSA October status for 2023.

  1. Visit the Sassa portal at to check SASSA Status for October 2023.
  2. Enter the South African ID Number same as your National Identity Card.
  3. Provide the Cell Phone Number used to submit your Sassa application.
  4. Click the ‘Submit’ button to send your request to Sassa database.
  5. SASSA status results for October 2023 will be displayed.

Checking Your Eligibility for the October Grant

SASSA verifies each and every applicant’s grant application before approving monthly payments. This verification process includes an integrated Means test, which involves checking your bank balance and your ID against other government databases to determine your eligibility. This ensures that the national agency confirms your circumstances have not changed for October. To ensure you receive your October payments, please make sure your bank balance is less than 1000 ZAR (South African Currency) so that SASSA money can be deposited into your bank account.

SASSA Status Check October 2023 Payment Dates

  • 3 October 2023 Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm
  • 4 October 2023 Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm
  • 5 October 2023 Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm

SRD R350 October 2023 Payment Dates

  • Start on 31 October 2023 from 8 am to 4 pm
  • End on 25 October 2023 from 8 am to 4 pm

Note: The status check results show your Application ID and an “Approved for October” status, enabling beneficiaries to collect your payment on this month’s scheduled payment dates.

SRD R350 Extension News

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has announced that the SRD R350 grant has been extended to March 2024 but remains a temporary social relief grant. This is good news for all those beneficiaries who meet the criteria, as they can continue to receive the payments.

New SASSA Application Status for October 2023

Those applicants who have successfully submitted their SASSA application for social grant and R350 should check SASSA application status for October 2023. This step ensures that you will be notified about the approval, pending, or declined status of your application.

SASSA Status Check November 2023

You can visit the SASSA Status Check for November 2023 to stay informed about your grant payment, whether it is approved, pending, or declined. Using the status check will ensure you can collect your grant on time and avoid reversed SASSA grants that happen if you are unable to receive your payment on the scheduled payday.


To contact SASSA support for assistance with grant issues or if you haven’t received your payment, you can use the dedicated SASSA helpline number at 0800 601011. The front desk will get in touch with you to resolve your issues, and it is advised to send an email if the phone line is busy at [email protected].

SRD R350 Payment Not Received for October 2023

If your SRD R350 payment is not received for October 2023, contact SASSA for assistance.

Bank Detail Pending Shown in Status Result

If “bank detail pending” is shown in the status result, change SASSA banking details.


  1. Hi I was approved and my pay dates for December 2023 and February 2024 wasn’t payed in .So pls pls can you help me

  2. I’ve been approved for November 2023 and October 2023. I just received a payment date for November but I haven’t received a payment date for October

  3. Hi, I reapplied in august and updated my banking details. Got approved now the banking details are still pending, what could be the issue?

  4. Hi my is ntombovuyo majola I need help my sassa status referred I don’t know what’s happening my status I need help what I can do this referred status

  5. Hi got some month’s not paid since Jun-Aug 2023 and I’ve appeal but nothing happened “didn’t get paid” and this kind of problem also have last year

  6. Hi ,my srd r350 for October is not available it’s not even in the list of the months when I check the status

      1. You should read what people are saying! October doesn’t appear in SRD check, mine does not appear either, don’t tell people to check when we have already checked. It doesn’t show up, last month showing is September 2023

      1. Good day!
        My application was approved on September 2023, than I was waiting for a date of payment to be released,but what surprised me was things changed to be declined two days before a date released.why?

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