Covid-19: EPFO Opens Special Window for Special PF Withdrawal full Detail Step by Step Procedure
Now, EPF Subscriber can simply log on to the Memer UAN portal to avail special withdrawal facility, in view of the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown.
The EPFO, had on Monday, provided for online application under a special head for those who are wish to avail the facility provided by the Government of India in the special economic package announced by Finance Minister. Now, EPFO is implementing this facility to EPF Subscribers.
For online application, it is important to have your PF account with UAN linked with your Aadhaar and bank account. About 4.8 crore employees who are members of EPF. Withdraw 75 per cent of the amount standing to their credit or three months’ wages, which ever is less of the two criteria .
Read this: Notification of the Labour Ministry
Step By Step Procedure:
for EPF withdrawal online:
Step 1: Go to the UAN portal by clicking here
Step 2: Login with your UAN and password and enter the captcha.
Step 3: Then, click on the tab ‘Manage’ and select KYC to check whether your KYC details such as Aadhaar, PAN and bank details are correct and verified or not.
Step 4: After the KYC details are verified, go to the tab Online Services’ and select the option ‘Claim’ form the dropdown menu.
Step 5: The ‘Claim’ screen will display the member details, KYC details and other service details. Click on the tab ‘Proceed For Online Claim’ to submit your claim form.
Step 6: In the claim form, select form 31 Advance PF Withdrawal, in the drop-down menu select reason ie OUTBREAK OF PANDEMIC (COVID-19).
Step 7: Then enter amount, address and upload Canceled cheque the click on I am applying for this claim using my Aadhaar credentials & Click on get Aadhaar OTP
Step 8: The enter otp in next step, your application submitted.