Do you know that EPFO also allows its account holders to change the old nominee. We will tell you how to change the nominee in the PF account sitting at home.
New Delhi. If you are a PF account holder then you must be well aware of the EPFO portal. Actually, Employees’ Provident Fund provides many facilities to the employees through the EPFO portal. With this, all the work related to PF can be done online sitting at home. But few people would know that EPFO also allows its account holders to change the old nominee. We make your family member or relative as the nominee while filling the PM form, but if now you want to change the nominee and you have no idea what to do for it then rest assured. Today we will give you complete information in this regard.
Nominee will be able to change sitting at home
Let us inform that recently EPFO has given information about changing EPF / PF enrollment online from its official Twitter handle. It was informed that EPF members can file a new nomination to replace the existing EPF/EPS nomination. We will tell you how to change the nominee in the PF account sitting at home.
Follow these steps
For this, first you have to log on to the official website of EPFO, epfindia.gov.in. Here go to Service option and click on ‘For Employees’ tab in the drop down. Then click on ‘Member UAN/Online Service (OCS/OTCP)’ tab in Services. Login here with your UAN and Password.
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After login, ‘Management’ tab will appear in front of you. Under this select ‘e-nomination’. Here you will see the option to update the family declaration. Here you have to click on the option of Yes and then click on ‘Add Family Details’. Thereafter click on ‘Nomination Details’ to declare the total amount of the share. After the declaration, click on ‘Save EPF Enrollment’.
After that click on ‘e-Sign’ to generate you OTP. An OTP will be sent to your mobile number linked with the Aadhar card, enter it and proceed. Your e-nomination will now be registered with EPFO.