Procedure to check PF withdrawal claim online
A request has to be raised through The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) to withdraw from your PF account. The EPFO is a statutory body under the Ministry of Labour and Employment. After placing a request for PF withdrawal, you may not know the status of your request. To address this problem, the EPFO has launched an online process to see the status of your requisition. To check the status of your claim status, you should have the following information handy: To know the status of your claim the following information should be available to you:
- Universal Account Number (UAN)
- EPF regional office of your employer
- Extension code (if relevant)
No, in order to withdraw EPF for being jobless, the period of unemployment must exceed three months.
Yes, Aadhaar is necessary to file a claim online.
Yes, you will have to produce documentary evidence to withdraw EPF.
EPF eligibility determined by the amount of time spent in service and it differs across conditions.
No, the latest amendments have alleviated the need for seeking approval from the employers to file EPF claims.