EPF Balance status check online in EPFO UAN portal. Steps to check PF account Balance status, Account Statement in online, SMS, missed call.
Provident Fund was generated from the employee’s monthly contributions from their payslip. Government of India formed EPFO (Employees Provident Fund Organization) to eliminate the drawbacks in PF claims and settlements. Every employee was given a PF account number once he started in any corporation. The PF account was now upgraded in to UAN i.e Universal Account Number. UAN will be one at any number of employers. So people must know the steps and process to get their PF account Balance on mobile.
There are four ways to Check EPF balance or PF account status from EPFO portal:
- Checking online using EPFO web portal.
- SMS Balance checking service.
- Missed Call to EPFO IVRS number
- Umang APP on mobile and registering UAN with Umang.
Check EPF Balance status online @ EPFO Portal:
Official website for EPFO is epfindia.gov.in. In this portal all the services for Employers, Employees and Pensioners etc are available live. Managing your PF account or UAN is easy in EPFO website. Choose the employee services menu and select Login to UAN account. In home page Go to Member passbook in services menu.
Give your PF UAN A/C no, Password. Select the Status or inquiry option in this page. Select the current operative account and click on view status. The balance, recent contributions etc. are displayed.
Online Provident Fund account statement will also be accessible by using epf India web portal. You can print, save the statement document for tax filing purposes and withdrawal of funds.
SMS inquiry and checking PF balance:
Before trying SMS PF account balance inquiry, you need to complete the KYC verification in EPF India website. Bank account, Email id, Mobile number and aadhar UID must be finished first. Use the EPF UAN registration to get your mobile linked for SMS inquiry.
Applicants must sent the SMS to 7738299899
Example: EPFOHO UAN ENG. This means you are querying EPF Balance from your Mobile linked UAN number in English language. This services also supports Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, Gujarati, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali Bihari, and Marathi etc.
Know EPF Balance with EPFO Missed Call Service:
There was an IVRS to provide the PF account management services. All mobile linked customers, UAN account holders are accessible to get PF account balance with ease just by giving a missed call. Before using this service the applicant mobile number must be registered with UAN.
Dial 011-22901406 from own mobile number. SMS alert will be received one the request is processed.
See the EPF Balance by using UMANG Mobile app:
Go to your app store or Google play store for downloading the UMANG App. This is free of cost. Register the login by using your Aadhar number. Validate the mobile number and go to Gov services. Select EPFO organizations. Now go to Provident Fund option and select Balance or Passbook.
Balance option shows the available positive balance in PF account. Passbook will generate the monthly contribution statement towards your PF account.
Dowload UMANG by visiting epfindia website also.