PF Claim Status
The days where you had to wait without knowing when you will get your provident fund (PF) money after submitting the EPF claim status forms are gone. EPF or Employee Provident Fund can now be accessed online in a few simple steps. We have provided some easy steps to know the EPFO Claim Status Online.
Only thing you required to have is the Provident Fund account number and Universal Account Number provided by EPFO (EPF organization). Only after having Activated UAN Number the Members can Know EPF Claim Status online at UAN Member login Portal. You can check your balance anytime from the comfort of your home or even office using any one of these five ways – EPFO portal, app, SMS, or by giving a missed call or customer services.
5 Steps To Check EPF Claim Status Online
Here we shared 5 ways to check online EPF claim status or provident fund status.
- Through EPFO Portal:
In order to check EPF balance & EPF claim status, make sure that your UAN number has been activated by the employer. Steps to be followed by the applicant as follows:
Step 1: Open EPFO website.
Step 2: Click on ‘For Employees’ under the ‘Our Services’ section.`
Step 3: Click on ‘Member Passbook’ under ‘Services’. Alternatively, you can directly go to the page:
To access the passbook, make sure your UAN is activated by the employer. Use UAN along with your password to log in and check your UAN login passbook balance.
Step 4: Click on the following link to reach the ‘Know Your Claim Status’ page on official EPFO website- https://passbook.epfindia.gov.in/MemClaimStatusUAN/.
All associated PF accounts will appear on the screen. Select the one for which you have filed a claim.
The last updated status of your claim will appear on the screen
- Through an SMS
You can get details of your latest contribution and the PF balance by sending an SMS to 7738299899, if your UAN is registered with EPFO. You need to send this message: EPFOHO UAN ENG. ENG is the first three characters of the preferred language. So, if you want to receive the message in Marathi, then type in EPFOHO UAN MAR.
This facility is available in English, Hindi, Punjabi, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Bengali.
- Missed call
You can view your EPF balance by giving a missed call on 011-22901406 from your registered mobile number. Provided your UAN is integrated with your KYC details such as bank account, Aadhaar or PAN. After giving missed call, you will receive an SMS providing your PF details.
- EPFO app
The m-sewa app of EPFO can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Once the app is downloaded, click on ‘Member’ and then on ‘Balance/passbook’. Afterwards, enter your UAN and registered mobile number. The system will verify the mobile number against your UAN and will throw an error if it does not match. And if gets matched, you can view your updated EPF balance details.
- Customer Services
In case if you do not have an internet access and want to know your EPF Claim Status then you can call EPFO customer care or help line number hassle free. Call on the below given number to know EPF claim status.
- 1800 118 005
Before making call do ensure that you have your UAN number of PF account number ready in your hands. The customer care executive will ask you to inform you the status of your provident fund claim.
The number is toll free and will not attract any call charges. The customer services are available on this number 24×7.
Procedure to Check PF Claim Status online
The EPFO has launched an online process to know the status of your requisition. To know the PF status of your claim the following information should be available with you:
- Universal Account Number (UAN)
- EPF regional office of your employer
- Establishment/company and
- Extension code (if relevant)
- PF Account Number
With all of the above information/documents handy, given below are the steps to be followed to check the EPFO status of your claim online.
- Visit the ‘Know Your Claim Status’ Page –http://www.epfindia.gov.in/site_en/KYCS.php
- Click on the “Click Here for Knowing the PF Claim Status” option.
- You will move to a new page. Select your state where the claim will be settled.
- Select the EPFO office or region using the drop-down list.
- The region code and the code for the EPF office will get filled-in automatically.
- Enter your provident fund account number.
- Click on ‘Submit’ button to get the status.
The visual image will help you out in better manner for checking your EPF Claim Status online.
Step 1: Go to the EPFO portal. Click on Our services> For Employees
Step 2: Click on ‘Know Your Claim Status’
Step 3: Enter your UAN and enter the captcha image
Step 4: Enter the following details
- Enter the state of your PF office;
- Select your PF Office from the dropdown;
- Enter your establishment code;
- Enter your PF account number
Step 5: Click on the ‘Submit’ button to check the status of your PF claim.
By clicking on the submit button, you will find your current EPF claim status on the screen. Make sure that you type your PF number and other details entered are correctly in order to track your exact provident fund claim status online.
So friends, Employee Provident Fund (EPF) is an integral source of an employee’s savings. With the online facilities, it is very easy to know the details of your PF claim. Just with few clicks, you can get the current position of your application for PF amount. You can also check your EPF Claim status online by browsing through our website and following the easy steps as aforesaid. Members should note that the UAN Member login Portal will not show the status of offline claims. So, it is recommended to check offline claim status on the official EPFO Website.