All employees of CPSEs (Coal India Ltd, NTPC, ONGC, IOCL, GAIL, BPCL, SAIL, BHEL, BSNL, MTNL, Nalco, HAL, BEL, NHPC, TCIL, ECIL, EIL, FCI, PGCIL, POSOCO, Vizag Steel and many others), and Private sector companies have EPF accounts for the provident fund.
As per current rules, an employee deposits the 12% of the Basic Pay and DA into a provident fund account. And the same amount is being contributed by the employer.
What is EPF e-Passbook
The Employee Provident fund keeps the monthly record and employee deposits, company contribution, withdrawals (if, any), and interest credits on the EPF amount. This recorded file is electronically available on the Employee Provident Fund Organization’s official website.
This detailed history of the provident account is known as an “EPF Passbook”.
How to download the Passbook Quickly on Smartphone
Today I will tell you the fastest way to download the EPF Passbook with a smartphone.
Open Playstore on your Andriod mobile and search for the word “Umang“. (Umang App Download from Here)
You will find the webpage like above, click on Install.
After a successful installation, open the app. You will be asked to select a language.
After the Langauge option, click on ‘Next’.
The Umang app will open on your mobile phone. Tap anywhere on the screen.
By scrolling down under the ‘ALL SERVICES‘ tab, you will find the EPFO icon along with the name. Just Tap on that like mentioned below.
A pop will appear to Login or register. If you don’t have an account on Umang App. You must tap on the ‘Register‘ button.
You need to enter the mobile number and checkmark the on terms and conditions. Then click on next.
Again you need to enter mobile number and select the 2nd option to log in. Click on continue.
Enter the OTP and click on ‘Next‘.
Now you successfully logged into the Umang App profile. Again touch the EPFO logo on the smartphone screen.
Click on the Employee Centric Service.
Then, Tap on View Passbook
A popup screen will appear, You need to enter the UAN number, and OTP received on registered mobile number.
After putting both values, Click on Login
Now click on the Member Id (Blue Colored line) like shown in the following image
A new page will appear, scroll down till bottom. You will find the blue color Download button.
Click on that to Download EPF Passbook in PDF format.
I hope this will help to get the EPF passbook on your mobile without logging into the UAN portal. If you like the method, please share this page with colleagues and friends.