Privacy Policy

Who We Are

Welcome to SRD Status, your reliable source for SASSA status checks and updates. Our website address is:


When you leave your comments on our site as visitors, we collect the data shown in the comments form, as well as the guest IP address and browser user agent string. These measures are implemented to enhance spam detection and ensure a secure environment for our users.

Additionally, an anonymized string (hash) created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to determine if you are using it. Please refer to the Gravatar service privacy policy at for more information. After your comment is approved, your profile picture, if applicable, will be visible to the public alongside your comment.


To protect your privacy, we recommend avoiding the uploading of images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) to our website. Embedded location data can be extracted by website visitors, potentially compromising your location privacy.


When you leave a comment on our site, you may choose to opt-in for saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These cookies are designed for your convenience, allowing you to avoid re-entering your details when leaving subsequent comments. These cookies will remain active for one year.

Upon visiting our login page, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This temporary cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we establish several cookies to save your login information and screen display preferences. Login cookies are active for two days, while screen options cookies last for one year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will persist for two weeks. Upon logging out, the login cookies will be removed.

Additionally, when you edit or publish an article, a cookie with no personal data will be saved in your browser. This cookie simply indicates the post ID of the article you recently edited and will expire after one day.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Our articles may include embedded content, such as videos, images, and articles, from other websites. This embedded content behaves in the same way as if you had visited the external website.

Please note that these external websites may collect data about you, use cookies, employ third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with embedded content, especially if you have an account and are logged in on that external website.

Who We Share Your Data With

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email to ensure the security of your account.

Data Retention

Comments, along with their metadata, are retained indefinitely. This allows for automatic recognition and approval of any follow-up comments, streamlining the user experience.

For users who register on our website, we store the personal information provided in their user profiles. All users can access, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except by changing their username. Website administrators also have access to view and edit this information.

Your Rights

If you possess an account on our site or have left comments, you may request an exported file containing the personal data that we hold. This includes any data you have provided to us. Furthermore, you have the right to request the erasure of any personal data we hold, excluding data we are obligated to retain for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Data Transmission

Visitor comments may undergo automated spam detection through a specialized service to maintain the integrity of our platform.

By using our website, you signify your agreement to the terms of this Privacy Policy. We are the SASSA Team, committed to ensuring your privacy and security while providing valuable SASSA status information. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us using the provided information on our website.