South African Government

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Wage support for employees

UIF Covid-19 Relief Benefit
Social Relief Grant

 

Unemployment Insurance Fund Coronavirus Covid-19 Relief Benefit

Description

• Any Unemployment Insurance fund (UIF) contributing business who is unable to pay salaries as a result of the lock down period); and
• Any employee who is a contributor (works more than 24 hours a month) and there is an employer and employee relationship.

Who qualifies?

Employees

How can people access the relief measures?

Companies are encouraged to apply on behalf of their employees by:

Visit: https://uifecc.labour.gov.za/covid19/ 

An email will be sent to your mailbox to indicate successful transmission.

Reporting fraud

Clients can use the below platforms to report Covid-19 TERS related fraud:

TOLL FREE NUMBER

0800 212 799

SMS CALL-BACK

30916

EMAIL ADDRESS:

uif@thehotline.co.za(link sends e-mail)

FAX 2 EMAIL:

0867 26 1681

TELEPHONE WEB APP:

www.thehotlineapp.co.za(link is external)

WEBSITE:

www.thehotline.co.za(link is external)

For other UIF enquiries, clients can still contact the Call centre on 0800 03 0007 or visit their nearest Labour Centre.

Social Relief Grant

Description

South African Social Secuirty Agency (SASSA)

Who qualifies?

  • An unemployed person
  • Must be over 18 years old
  • Not receiving social grants, Unemployment Insurance fund (UIF) OR National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) stipend

How can people access the relief measures?

Individuals are encouraged to apply via:

 

     

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