Ways to Check EPF Claim Status: Using UAN, PF Number & Umang App

EPF stands for Employees Provident Fund is a type of an important retirement benefits scheme, which deals with the debt saving of the corporate sector’s employees. Under EPF any large corporate sector employee is given a right to save a portion of their monthly allowance in EPF tax saving scheme account that he/she after longer period employment, just at the time of retirement can withdraw along with substantial interest adds up by the company in their employees’ monthly EPF saving account. This fund is supervised and managed by the Employees Provident Fund Organisation of India (EPFO) under Employees' Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952. It is a statutory body serves under the Ministry of Labour and Employment.     So, as per discussion, now it is quite clear to say that EPF is that tax and retirement saving scheme, which any well reputed big companies gift their longer time working employees during their retirement moment. Obviously, EPF on its own side is much benefit but yet at some points is bound in the chain of some legal rules too, like if any corporate sector employee’s monthly salary is exceeded to 15,000 at the time of job joining than he/she mandatorily will not be counted for the EPF benefit. While the employees, whose salary obtaining limit is up to 15,000 is considered fit for the EPF advantage.

EPFs statutory underlined rules:

  • Under EPF Act, for the complete PF short for ‘Provident Fund settlement’ a person is required to be of up to 55 years of age.
  • But if anyone has very serious need and the much immediate requirement to withdraw the money as early as possible then, he/she can take the help of partial window under which the EPF money withdrawing right is set just alongside the retirement age, perfectly around a few years before.
  • The EPF rules are implemented upon those whose salary limitation is up to 15,000.
  • When an employee starts working, employer’s general contribution to his basic salary part is up to 12% only. And this 12% as an employer’s contribution gets directly deposited into his/her EPF account.
  • But 10% in case of any small establishment, where less than 20 employees are working and in those establishments, which is running on the deep loss of the financial year.  
  • To be eligible for EPF pension an employee needs to attend at least 10 years of eligible service in any EPF holding company.

Ways to check EPF Claim status:

Whenever the subject of EPF money withdrawing is raised, people usually get tense. As they mainly face enough struggle for checking the current EPF Claim status. To reduce this struggle a new online EPF Claim Status checking process is launched by the EPFO, through this online process one can very conveniently and quickly can check one’s EPF status of the claim. To know this, there are few main handy processes are mentioned by applying which you can very easily check your EPF Claim Status anytime and anywhere like:

  • By the UAN Member Portal.
  • By the entry of EPF Account number without UAN.
  • Directly from the EPF website.
  • By making calls at the EPFO Toll-Free number.
  • Using UMANG App.

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What is UAN and how to check EPF claim status through it?

UAN stands for ‘Unique Account Number’. It serves as an umbrella for the multiple EPF members’ personalised Id. This number is much private and secure. It is generated by the employer and then is allotted to every EPF holder employees. It during the time of retirement helps every employee to withdraw their valuable salary saving that he/she has earned and poured in the EPF account committedly throughout their job life.  To check PF claim status using UAN a person is required to follow these necessary steps: Step1: पहले https://www.epfindia.gov.in  पर जाएं.  Step2: उसके बाद होम पेज पर जाकर, "Our service" पर क्लिक करें.  Step3: "Our Service" पर क्लिक करने के बाद, एक ड्रॉप डाउन मेन्यू खुलेगा, जिसमें "for Employees" पर क्लिक करें.  Step4: अगले पेज पर जाकर, लॉगिन करने के लिए अपना यूएएन पासवर्ड डालें और कैपचा पूरा कर दें.  Step5: लॉगिन करने के बाद, अगले पेज पर जाकर, जिस PF के नंबर के लिए EPF का स्टेटस चेक करना है उस PF पर क्लिक करें. यदि PF या EPF नंबर दो से अधिक हैं तो सभी नम्बरों का चुनाव न करें. नंबर को चुनने के बाद "view claim status" को देखा जा सकता है. इस पर क्लिक कर दें.  Step6: "view claim status" पर क्लिक करने के बाद अगले पेज पर EPF क्लेम स्टेटस, PF क्लेम स्टेटस, PF बैलेंस, EPFO क्लेम स्टेटस दिखाई देंगे. ये सारी जानकारी जिस टेबल में लिखी होगी उसी टेबल में क्लेम, क्लेम रिसीप्ट, क्लेम फ़ॉर्म टाइप, क्लेम स्टेटस, टोटल अमाउंट अप्रूवड को आसानी से देखा जा सकता है. अगर आपका क्लेम स्टेटस रिजेक्ट किया गया है तो इसे उस पेज के नीचे देखा जा सकता है. 

How to Check EPF Claim Status with EPF Account Number (without UAN)?

To check the EPF claim status by entering EPF Account Number without the use of UAN is quite easy by following these simple steps: Step1: पहले https://www.epfindia.gov.in पर जाएं. Step2: होम पेज पर जाएं.  Step3: क्लेम स्टेटस चेक करने के लिए "know your claim status" पर क्लिक करें. यह होम पेज में बाईं तरफ स्थित है.  Step4: अगले पेज पर ड्रॉप डाउन मेन्यू में से अपने PF ऑफिस स्टेट को चुनें.  Step5: स्टेट को चुनने के बाद अपना शहर चुनें.  Step6: शहर चुनने के बाद आपको कुछ जानकारी भरनी होगी. यहां पर दो बॉक्स पहले से भरे होंगे, और बाकी बक्सों में आपको मांगी हुई जानकारी भरनी होगी.  Step7: सभी बॉक्स भरने के बाद अंत में, क्लेम स्टेटस पर क्लिक करें और आपका EPF बैलेंस स्क्रीन पर नजर आ जाएगा. 

The way to check EPF Claim Status by making calls on EPF Customer care:

Suppose you have any EPF related issue and seeming almost impossible to solve, then, you can directly contact at this EPF Toll-free number1800118005 this number runs daily from 9.15 am to 5.45 pm or may send a mail in this email id ro.delhi.north@ epfindia.gov.in

How to Check EPF Claim Status on UAN Member Portal for Online Application?

Step1https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/  पर जाएं.  Step2: यहां पर जाकर अपना यूएएन पासवर्ड भरें और लॉगिन करने के अपना कैपचा भर कर लॉगिन करें.  Step3: लॉगिन करने के बाद अगले पेज पर, अपने यूएएन मेम्बर पोर्टल के EPF को जानने के लिए, EPF नंबर चुने और "view claim status" पर क्लिक करें. 

In case your EPF Claim Status has got failed then to try for the PF Claim status you have to follow these steps:

Step1: Google पर जाकर, EPF Claim Status सर्च करें.  Step2https://passbook.epfindia.gov.in/MemberPassBook/Login पर जाएं.  Step3: अपना यूएएन और कैपचा भर दें, उसके बाद सर्च के बटन पर क्लिक करें.  Step4: अगले पेज पर जाकर अपना "view claim status number" चुनने के बाद, "view claim status" पर क्लिक करें.  Step5: अगले पेज पर आप को सभी जानकारी नजर आएगी. यहां पर PF Claim Status और PF बैलेंस की रिपोर्ट के साथ अन्य सभी विकल्प नजर आएंगे. 

How to check EPF balance through UMANG App?

UMANG stand for ‘Unified Mobile Application’, the Government of India has launched this App in November 2017. It’s a one-stop application and an important single platform for all government services as well as for the Indian citizen. UMANG consists of various effective payment and general utilities like payment of electricity bill, applying for the Pan card, checking the claiming status of your PF and also EPF, the status of your bank passbook and EPF balance check and PF balance check on your smartphone etc.   Necessary step to check EPF balance through UMANG App :Step1: उमंग एप खोलें.  Step2: होमपेज पर नजर आ रहे. "Employee centric service" पर क्लिक करें.  Step3: अब खुले पेज पर "view passbook" पर क्लिक करें और यूएएन भर दें. इसके बाद आपके रजिस्ट्रर्ड नंबर पर ओटिपी आएगा.  Step4: उसके बाद खुले विंडो पर अपने फोन पर प्राप्त हुआ ओटिपी भरें.  Step5: अब आप देखेंगे कि "view passbook" का ऑप्शन खुल चुका है.  Step6: अब आप अपने सभी PF खाते देख सकते हैं. यहाँ से आपको सभी तरह की जानकारी मिल जाएगी.   

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