Check Your EPF Balance Online
When you are accumulating a balance towards a fund for your retirement, you would like to check the status of the fund from time to time. EPF is one of the funds that you accumulate for a retirement kitty.
Earlier, when you needed to check your EPF balance, you had to wait for the annual statement sent at the end of the financial year or make a visit to the EPFO local office. However, with the digitization drive happening in the last few years, all transactions regarding your EPF can be done with the click of a button
4 Easy Ways to Check your EPF Balance
Checking your EPF balance has become super easy with more than 1 way to do it. The various ways in which you can check your EPF balance are:
- Through the EFPO Portal
- Through UMANG App
- Through SMS
- Through Missed Call Facility
Check Your EPF Balance Through the EFPO Portal
The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation portal is a one-stop solution for all your EPF transactions, be it learning which forms to fill, submitting a claim, or checking the status of the claim.
Checking your EPF balance can also be easily done on the EPFO portal.
The steps involved in checking your EPF balance are as follows.
Step 1: On the home page of the portal, click on the For Employees Tab from the Services Drop Down.
Step 2: Click on Member PassBook under Services. You would come on to the page wherein you would need to fill in your UAN and other details. Please note that you will have to activate your UAN before trying to check your EPF account balance. Learn more about how to activate your UAN.
Step 3: Provide your UAN and the password to further check your EPF account balance.
Check Your EPF Balance Through UMANG App
Umang or Unified Mobile Application for New-Age Governance is a govt app that is an evolving platform designed for citizens of India to offer them access to the pan-India e-Gov services from the Central, State, Local Bodies, and Agencies of government on app, web, SMS, and IVR channels.
Just with an onetime registration, you can view your PF balance, view claim status, or do many other transactions on the app
The number to which you send the SMS is 7738299899.
Check Your EPF Balance Through Missed Call Facility
Those members who have registered themselves on the UAN portal can get their EPF balance by giving a missed call to 011-22901406 from their registered mobile number. The underlying condition here is that the mobile number must be activated with the UAN on the EFPO portal. Also any one of the KYC, ie., either Aadhaar No, Bank A/C number, or PAN must be available for the UAN.
If the UAN of the member is seeded with any Bank A/C number, AADHAAR and PAN the member will get details of the last contribution and PF Balance.
When the subscriber gives a missed call to the number, the call gets disconnected automatically after 2 rings. And the subscriber gets to hear the balance available in their EPF a/c.
So, you do not have to wait for your annual EPF statement anymore. You can easily check your EPF balance at any time through these above mentioned easy ways.