New Delhi: Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has launched electronic facility for PRINCIPAL EMPLOYERS to view EPF compliances of their contractors.
The EPFO electronic facility for PRINCIPAL EMPLOYERS allows them 4 sets of functionality as mentioned below.
- Now, EPFO registered employer engaging employees through contractor(s) can add the details of contractor(s) and contract employees at EPFO's unified portal
- PRINCIPAL EMPLOYERS (PE) not registered with EPFO can register on unified portal to recieve login/password to add details of their contractor(s) and contract employees
- On adding contractor's details, PE can view through their login the employee wise remittance made by contractors through ECR.
- PE can now ensure their contractor(s) enroll all contract workers and remit EPF contribution through ECR
Meanwhile, for regular EPFO subscribers, the regulatory body has made checking of balance easier from the comfort of home. EPFO subscribers can do so using four different ways --check PF balance using SMS, online, missed call and UMANG App.
Know how to check EPF account balance ONLINE
Log on to epfindia.gov.in
Feed in your UAN number, password and captcha code
Click on the e-Passbook
Once you file all the details, you will land up on a new page
Now open member id
Now you can see the total EPF balance in your account
How to check EPF balance through UMANG App
Click on EPFO.
Click on Employee Centric Services
Click on the View Passbook option
Feed in your UAN number and password
You will get OTP on your registered mobile number
Now you can now check your EPF balance
How to check EPF balance through SMS
Apart from the mobile number, the members registered on the UAN portal may get their PF details by sending an SMS from their registered mobile numbers. For this, you are required to SMS ‘EPFOHO UAN’ to 7738299899.
How to check EPF balance through MISSED Call
EPFO subscribers, registered on the UAN portal, may get their PF details available with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation by giving a missed call at 011-22901406 from their mobile number registered with UAN.