30 October 2020

Opportunity Description

Phase 2 of the Gauteng Relief Fund is open to INDIVIDUAL APPLICANTS

All individual applicants legible to obtain this financial relief/ assistance need to adhere to the guidelines below and ensure that their application form consists of the following supporting documents:

  • Must be a South African citizen.
  • Must be a Gauteng resident.

The following documents to be included with your application form:

  • Certified ID copy / Smart ID not older than 3 months.
  • Bank confirmation letter; Post Office account; This is to confirm the bank details (where applicable)
  • Proof of residence i.e. letter from the ward councillor, water and lights account, etc.
  • Proof of cancellation/ loss of income of work, activity, programme, project which could include any of the following:
  • Affidavit/ Explanation on how you were impacted by COVID-19 and the Lockdown (to be stamped and signed by a Commissioner of Oaths or Ward Councillor).
  • Trading permit
  • League fixtures with dates, tournaments with dates.
  • letter from organisers;
  • agreement / contract signed with organisers.
  • Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) or Service Level Agreement (SLA) or Contract
  • Appointment document
  • Booking schedule

N.B Applicable to the Sport sector:

  • Athletes on SASCOC’s OPEX programme are not eligible to apply).
  • Applicants under the age of 18, requires a parent / guardian to submit the application on their behalf. Parent/ guardian and minor must submit a certified copy of their ID. Stringent and audit/ checking processes will be put in place taking the above factors into consideration.

All beneficiaries will be subjected to physical verification before payments are done

How to Apply

This application form must be completed in full as any form of incompletion shall result in immediate disqualification.

  • Eligible to apply are any persons who meet the above set criteria and serve in the Sport, Recreation, Film, Television, Arts and or Culture sectors and who’s work or event(s) was postponed or cancelled for the period 16 MARCH 2020 TO END SEPTEMBER 2020. (when the President made a State of Disaster announcement).
  • Provision of false information will be treated as fraud and dealt with through appropriate Criminal Justice System.
  • Applicant must not be receiving financial assistance from any other Sport, Recreation, Film, Television, Arts and Culture government, semi government or any other sector related source for the Relief Fund they are applying for.
  • It is important that an applicant provides correct and accurate information to ensure a rapid and efficient application process.
  • Sign off the application.
  • Submission Deadline: Friday, 30 October 2020.
  • NB: The application process is adjudicated by an independent panel.