As an employee and a member of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), you don’t have to wait for your employer to share your PF statement at the end of the year to know the balance.
You can check your PF balance via any of these facilities- Umang App, EPFO Member e-Sewa portal, SMS or a missed call.
If your EPF is managed by the exempted establishment (that is a Trust), then you should contact your employer to check your provident fund balance.
Here are four ways to check your EPF account balance.
I. Using Umang app
Employees can view their PF balance on mobile phones with the help of Umang app. Umang app was launched by the government to provide access to various government services in a single place. One can view EPF Passbook, raise claim and even track Claim using the app. To get started, you need to complete a one-time registration using your phone number.
II. Using the EPFO portal
Instead of the unified portal, users will now be able to access their PF passbooks on a different website run by the EPFO. The unified portal can, however, still be used for transactional services like transfers.
To view your PF passbook on the portal you need to have your account tagged with your Universal Account Number (UAN). You can download or print your EPF passbook from the website. Follow these steps-
Step 1: The member passbook is available at www.epfindia.gov.in
Step 2: Click on ‘For Employees’ under ‘Our Services’
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