Previously, the employees had to wait for their employer to furnish their EPF statement at the end of every year. Now, the EPF members can easily check their EPF balance online to know the present status of their EPF accounts.
There are four different methods to check the EPF balance which are mentioned below:
The employees can make use of the EPFO Portal to access their EPF passbook. Make sure you must have an active UAN member to check the same. Given below is the detailed process-
Step 1: Firstly, visit the EPFO Portal and click on ‘Our Services’.
Step 2: Then click on ‘For Employees’ under the ‘Our Services’ tab.
Step 3: Then, click on ‘Member Passbook’ which is under the ‘Services’ column.
Step 4: Now enter your UAN, password, and captcha details and then click on ‘Login’.
Step 5: On the next page, you will be shown your EPF balance under the respective Member ID.
The employees can also check their EPF balance on their mobile phone by downloading the Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance (UMANG ) app. Follow the below-mentioned process-
Step 1: Firstly, you need to download the UMANG application from Play Store/App Store.
Step 2: Now, open the Umang app on your smartphone and select EPFO.
Step 3: Now click on the ‘Employee Centric Services’ option.
Step 4: Click on the ‘View Passbook’ option to check your EPF balance.
Step 5: Enter your UAN and click on Get OTP and then on ‘Login’