EPFO tweeted instructions for changing EPF/PF nominations online. According to the tweet, “ If an EPF member wants to change existing EPF/EPS nomination then he/she can file new nomination. New EPF/EPS nomination will override previous nomination.”
#EPF Members can file new nomination to change existing EPF/#EPS nomination.#EPFO #Services #Pension #ईपीएप #पीएफ… https://t.co/1R4INa0vW7
— EPFO (@socialepfo) 1653461177000
If you want to enter or change a nomination, on the EPF Portal make sure to update your profile photo to finish the process. If you try to update a new nomination without a profile pic, the page will display this message, “Unable to proceed. Please upload your profile photograph. ( Menu : View -> Profile).” Once you upload the photo then you will able to file your new nomination.
EPFO in its latest tweet stated, “ EPF Members can file new nomination to change existing EPF/EPS nominations. New EPF/EPS nomination will override the previous nomination.”
Follow these easy steps to file EPF/EPS nomination digitally.#SocialSecurity #EPF #Pension #ईपीएफओ #ईपीएफ… https://t.co/OIy2TqCGVU
— EPFO (@socialepfo) 1653209079000
Follow these simple steps to file a new nomination in EPF online
Step 1: Login UAN EPFO website
Step 2: Click on Manage and e nomination tab
Step 3: Under family declaration. Select ‘Yes’ option if you have a family
Step 4: Add your nominee details beneath the Add family details field after you’ve chosen a family.
Step 5: Enter the nominee Aadhar Number, Date of Birth, Gender, Relationship with the member, Address, Bank details (including Bank IFSC Code and nominee account number), and the nominee’s photo in the nominee details section.
Step 6: Select the add row option, if you just want to add one nominee or the Save family details option.
Step 7: Enter the total share amount (percent )
If you have just one nominee, write 100 percent there; if you have more than one nominee, divide the percentage according to your preference.
Step 8: Details will be successfully saved after you click Save EPF Nomination.
Step 9: Click E-Sign to generate OTP. Submit OTP sent on mobile number linked with Aadhaar.
Why you should file e-nomination in EPF
Here are three three benefits of filing an e-nomination in one’s EPF account, according an EPFO tweet:
1. Online claim settlement upon the death of member
2. Online payment of PF, Pension and Insurance (upto Rs 7 lakh) to eligible nominees
3. Paperless and speedy claim settlement