PFO has launched a new service for PF Holders (EPFO).
Mumbai: This is very important news for PF holders. PFO has launched a new service for PF Holders (EPFO). The name of this new service is e-nomination. The PFO has given information about this on its official website. Before we learn exactly how to do e-nomination in EPFO, let us know what exactly is the benefit of this. (PF account holders to file e nomination immediately family will get benefit of Rs 7 lakh)
Why is EPFO e-nomination important?
EPFO has issued a circular. Accordingly, all PF holders will have to pay e-nomination. In the event of a crisis, the PF holder’s family will benefit. Also, if a PF holder registers in an e-nomination, his family will get Rs 7 lakh.
Benefits of EPFO e-Nomination
In case of death of PF holder, PF, pension and insurance benefits will be easily available. Due to e-nomination, the successor of the PF holder will have to claim online to get all this amount. This will allow the successor to file a claim online.
What do I need to do to get an e-nomination?
The PF holder does not have to go anywhere for e-nomination. All these submissions can also be done online by PF holders. For this you have to go to the official website https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/. Then you have to login. An alert will be issued if the PF holder has not nominated.
After that go to Manage tab and select e-nomination option. Here the PF holder has to provide information about the family. You will also be asked if you have a family. The answer has to be yes or no. Also, the person who wants to be nominated has to be informed. This will include the name of the heir, date of birth, relationship with the PF holder, address, bank details, etc. Then click on Save Family Details.