Provident Fund Status

Published on July 13, 2011 by   ·   160 Comments

Know Your EPF Balance

(Service launched on 01/07/2011)

Please click on the following link to know the balance in your EPF Account upto the date, the accounts are updated, which also includes the latest approved transactions of settlement/advances/transfer-in/transfer-out, if any.

Select the EPFO office where your account is maintained and furnish your PF Account number.

Leave the extension field blank, in case your account does not have one.

You will be asked to enter your name and mobile number. The given mobile number will be recorded along with the PF Account Number.

On successful submission of above information, the details will be sent through SMS to the given mobile number.
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Data is available for Delhi (North), Delhi (South), Laxmi Nagar (Delhi), Gurgaon, Faridabad, Karnal and Bangalore. Remaining offices will be added soon by the Employees Provident Fund Organisation, India

Lodge Your Grievances

Use the following link which will take you to our newly launched “Employees Provident Fund internet Grievance Management System (EPFiGMS) portal.




This tool has been prepared for knowing District-Wise geographical jurisdiction of EPFO Office.The NDI team acknowledges the help of all officers in the field offices for helping by sending the information promptly.Compilation of this data was due to their help only.

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Employees Provident Fund Regional Sites

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1 Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
2 Bengaluru (Karnataka)
3 Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
4 Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
5 Dehradun (Uttarakhand)
6 Delhi (North)
7 Faridabad (Haryana)
8 Goa
9 Gurgaon (Haryana)
10 Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
11 Jaipur (Rajasthan)
12 Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh)
13 Madurai (Tamil Nadu)
14 Mangalore (Karnataka)
15 Meerut (Uttar Pradesh)
16 Mumbai – I (Bandra, Maharashtra)
17 Patna (Bihar)
18 Pune (Maharashtra)
19 Raipur (Chhattisgarh)
20 Tambaram (Tamil Nadu)
21 Tiruvananthapuram (Kerala)
22 Thane (Maharashtra)
23 Surat (Gujarat)
24 Vadodra (Gujarat)


Online Service Details for: Online Information about General Provident Fund(GPF)

Online Service Details for: Check Balance in your Employee Provident Fund (Kerala Government)

Online Service Details for: Status of your Employee Provident Fund (EPF) claim

Online Service Details for: Provident Fund Claim status

Online Service Details for: Submit Feedback Regarding employee provident fund






For transferring the Provident Fund account of a member from one establishment to another establishment covered under the act / scheme.

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Application for financing a life insurance policy out of Provident Fund account.

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To be submitted by a member to withdraw his Provident Fund dues on leaving service/retirement/termination.

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In the event of death of member, this form is to be used by a nominee / family member to claim the member’s Provident Fund accumilation.

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For the use of Provident Fund members to avail advances / withdrawals as provided in the scheme.

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Declaration to be submitted along with Form 31





For claiming :
- Refund of Employer share.
- Withdrawl benefit
- Scheme certificate for retention of membership

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To be submitted by the first claimant i.e.
- member or
- widow/widower or
- orphan or
- nominee as the case may be

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Certificate to be submitted by pensioner
(Life Certificate/Non Re-Marriage Certificate)

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To be preferred by the person eligible to receive the Employees’ Provident Fund dues of the deceased member who died while in services.

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Statement IW – 1 Statement of Employees qualifying for membership as International Workers


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Advance Stamped Receipt

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Employee Provident Fund Directory
I Head Office
II Important Numbers of Ministry of Labour & Employment
III Zonal Additional Central Provident Fund Commissioners
IV Offices under ACC- Delhi & Uttarakhand
1 Delhi (North)
2 Delhi (South)
3 Uttaranchal (Dehradun)
V Offices under ACC- Haryana & Rajasthan
1 Haryana (Faridabad)
2 Haryana (Gurgaon)
3 Rajasthan (Jaipur)
VI Offices under ACC- Punjab & Himachal Pradesh
1 Punjab (Chandigarh)
2 Punjab (Ludhiana)
3 Himachal Pradesh (Shimla)
VII Offices under ACC- Uttar Pradesh & Bihar
1 Uttar Pradesh (Kanpur)
2 Uttar Pradesh (Meerut)
3 Bihar (Patna)
VIII Offices under ACC- Andhra Pradesh & Orissa
1 Andhra Pradesh (Guntur)
2 Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad)
3 Andhra Pradesh (Nizamabad)
4 Orissa (Bhubaneshwar)
IX Offices under ACC- Karnataka & Goa
1 Karnataka (Bangalore)
2 Karnataka (Mangalore)
3 Karnataka (Gulbarga)
4 Karnataka (Peenya)
5 Goa
X Offices under ACC- Tamil Nadu & Kerala
1 Tamil Nadu (Chennai)
2 Tamil Nadu (Madurai)
3 Tamil Nadu (Coimbatore)
4 Tamil Nadu (Tambaram)
5 Kerala (Trivandrum)
XI Offices under ACC- West Bengal, NER & Jharkhand
1 West Bengal (Kolkata)
2 West Bengal (Jalpaiguri)
3 North Eastern Region (Guwahati)
4 Jharkhand (Ranchi)
XII Offices under ACC- Maharashtra & Chattisgarh
1 Maharashtra (Bandra)
2 Maharashtra (Nagpur)
3 Maharashtra (Pune)
4 Maharashtra (Thane)
5 Maharashtra (Kandivali)
6 Chattisgarh (Raipur)
XIII Offices under ACC- Gujarat & Madhya Pradesh
1 Gujarat (Ahmedabad)
2 Gujarat (Vadodara)
3 Gujarat (Surat)
4 Madhya Pradesh (Indore)
XIV National Academy for Training & Research in Social Security
XV Zonal Training Institutes
XVI EPF Appellate Tribunal
XVII Internal Audit Wing
XVIII Vigilance Wing
XIX Central Board of Trustees (EPF)
XX Executive Committee
XXI State Labour Secretary
XXII Important Numbers
XXIII Holiday Home
XXIV Guest House
XXV Emergency Numbers
Introduction :
The Central Government with the motive of providing additional Social Security in the form of Life Insurance to the family of the deceased member of the Provident Fund, introduced the Employees Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme with effect from 1-8-1976 as provided under Section 6(C) of the Employees’ Provident Fund & MP Act, 1952. The benefit under the Scheme is so devised that it acts as an incentive to the members to save more in their Provident Fund Account. As the name of the Scheme says, the benefit is linked to the amount of accumulation in the Provident Fund Account of the member.

Applicability :
The Scheme applies to all the establishments to which the Employees’ Provident Fund Scheme applies.

Membership :
All the members of the Employees’ Provident Fund Scheme are covered as members of the Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme also.

Contribution :
Under this Scheme, the member do not contribute any amount as contribution. However, the employer pays an amount equal to 0.5% of the total wages paid to the members as contribution.

Administrative Charges :
As regards Administrative charges, the employer is required to pay an amount equal to 0.01% of the wages subject to a minimum of Rs. 2/- per month.

Exemption : (Section 17(2A) of the Act and Para 28 of Employees’
Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme , 1976)

The provisions are available as per Section 17(2A) of the Act and para 28(1) and 28(4) of the Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme , 1976 for grant of exemption to an establishment or to an employee or to a class of employees as the case may be, from the operation of all or any of the provisions of the Scheme, where the Life Assurance benefit of the Scheme in the establishment is more beneficial than the benefits provided under the statutory Scheme.

Inspection Charges :
An employer of an establishment exempted from the provisions of the Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme is required to pay inspection charges at the rate of 0.005% subject to a minimum of Re.1/- per month.

Assurance Benefit :
The benefit provided under the Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme is called Assurance Benefit. On the death of the member while in service, the nominee or any other person entitled to receive the Provident Fund benefits will, in addition to the Provident Fund, receive the Assurance Benefit under Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme .

Scale of Assurance Benefit :
From 1-4-93 onwards the amount of Assurance Benefit payable is an amount equal to the average balance in the amount of deceased in the Fund during the preceding 12 months or during the period of his membership whichever is less, except where the average balance exceeds Rs. 25,000/- amount payable shall be Rs. 25,000/- plus 25% of the amount in excess of Rs.25,000/- subject to a selling of Rs. 35,000/-. The Form prescribed for claiming the Assurance Benefits under the Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme, 1976 , is Form 5(IF).

* w.e.f. 24.6.2000 the amount of benefits has been increased to 60,000/-

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Readers Comments (160)
  1. Biplob kumar says:

    Sir, i was working with a company in 2007, i didnot withdraw my PF amount, now when i check my balance it gives me the message ”Your Account has been marked as In-operative Account. For details please contact respective EPF Office” kindly help

  2. Amar Malik says:

    I left my last company in July 2008, since then my PF account is in inactive stage. I have check the status online it says “Your Account has been marked as In-operative Account. For details please contact respective EPF Office.”. Please help in getting the required information.