Yesterday, Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has allowed e-nomination facilities for its members to get a range of benefits.
In its recent Tweet, It has said that one should file an e-nomination for getting Provident Fund (PF), Pension (EPS) and Insurance (EDLI) benefits easily on a member’s death. With a series of updates regarding e-nomination, EPFO has made these updates for its members.
For the assurance of social security to members Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation has also said to choose to file e-nomination today. Access it online through your UAN online. According to EPFO, reasons to file e-nomination online are:
- Purpose: Online payment of PF, Pension, and Insurance (EDLI) up to Rs 7 lakhs to eligible family members.
- Updation of Nomination: Anytime as per need. Necessary after marriage.
- Documentation & approval: Self-declaration is sufficient. No documentation or approval is required from the employer.
- Online claims: EPF e-nomination facilitates nominees to file online claims. EPFO has also said by filing your e-nomination today you can care for your wife, children, and parents. They are empowered to get PF, pension and EDLI benefits online.