To know the EPF Status there is an organized method online. One has to fill and submit form at EPF office manually. Other way is the forms which are available on internet and can be downloaded and then has to be deposited at EPF office to know about EPF Withdrawal Status. As State government and Employee Provident Fund Organization ( EPFO ) has the power to control activities of EPF India, So they are the one who decide the process of checking EPF Status updates.
One can gain the information about Employees Provident Fund Status through two options mainly
- EPF Claim Status online
- EPF status offline
Any worker in any private or public establishment whose gross income per month exceed Rs. 6,500 has the option to join Employee Provident Fund Scheme. The employee can join the EPF scheme with approval of employer. He or She can join EPFO from the first day of his/her working in any firm which is registered under EPF and MP act 1952.
One can know the EPF claim status online by the filling the enquiry form on the website. It does not matter from where the account is maintained. One has to fill some necessary information online to check EPF status online. The procedure for checking EPF Online Status has been described below.
1. Visit website of Employee Provident Fund to check EPF Balance. Log-on into it.
2. Select your area of EPF Office.
3. Enter region code and office code which are mandatory.
4. Enter the 7 digit establishment code of in the 3rd box
5. Enter the establishment code extension if any.
6. Enter the 7 digit account number.
7. Click on submit.
This EPF Status Online query feature is not available in all regions and states. Only few Large states have this online Status query form available on their website. Other states website does not have a EPF Status Online query option.
strong>EPF Claim Status Offline
To know the EPF Status Offline one has to visit Employee Provident Fund The person visit the regional office where the account is maintained. One may Download Provident Fund Forms and submit them at the EPF office. The form has to be filled in the same procedure as explained above. One has to mention reference number also which is created automatically when submitting form online.
One other way to EPF Status Enquiry is to download form online and submit it manually at your regional PF office. To check EPF Transfer Status of Form-13 transfer application you have to approach the concerned PF Office.