EPFO launches e-nomination facility for your PF account
The Employees Provident Fund Organization EPFO started online
e-nomination facility on its website. Filing e-nomination helps you to easily
file online pension claim at the required time.
The nominees can easily file
online composite claim in the event of demise of the EPFO member if the
e-nomination has been done.
The name of a nominee/s, you must get your Universal Account
Number (UAN), allotted by the EPFO, activated, if not done already at the EPFO
The next step is to make sure UAN is linked with your Aadhaar. The
Aadhaar, on the other hand, should be linked with your mobile number to get
They provide Aadhaar number, address, date of birth, mobile
number, bank account details and scanned copies of photographs of all nominees,
under the new e-nomination rules.
Step -wise procedure is given and the candidates can check the below
1) Go to the EPFO portal and sign in by giving your UAN number,
password and captcha.
2) Go to the 'View' tab and click on 'Profile' button to upload
your photograph if not done already.
3) Now go to the 'Manage' tab and click the link 'e-nomination'
where you can “Enter New Nomination". Here you will be asked whether you
have a family. In case you choose “Yes" in the “Have Family?" tab,
the system will ask family details and their scanned photographs. You can add
all family members by clicking “Add New button". After giving all family
details click on the link “Save Family Details".
4) Now provide percentage of EPF share you want to provide to each
family member and then click on the “Save EPF Nomination" button. After
completion of EPF nomination, the system will ask for EPS nomination in case
spouse/daughter/son in family is not available.
5) If you choose “No" in the “Having Family" tab, then
the system will directly ask you to add details for EPF nomination. Enter the
details for EPF nomination and upload scanned photographs of all nominees. You
can add as many persons as you want by clicking the button “Add Row".
After completion of all person details, click the button “Save EPF
Details". Then the system may ask for EPS nomination.
6) After completion of EPF and EPS nomination, you will have to
finalise nomination by Aadhaar-based “e-Sign". For e-signature, Aadhaar
Virtual ID (VID) is mandatory.
7) After doing Aadhaar-based e-signature, you need to download a
copy of nomination form No. 2 in PDF format and save the file as “Employee
Code. Name of member". Every member needs to share a PDF copy of
Nomination form 2 to your HR Department after downloading it from EPFO member’s