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How to know your EPF balance through SMS

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It is the rights of salaried people to know their EPF balance. It is really easy to get your Employee Provident Fund (EPF) balance online through SMS. This article explains with the detailed step.


Step 1: Goto http://www.epfindia.gov.in/ and select “Know your EPF Balance” under employees section.




Step 2: In the next screen select the below link which is in the bottom of the page



Step 3: Select the state of your PF no & select the particular office. You can get this information from your PF No.



Step 4: In the next screen enter your PF no, your name and mobile no and submit. Here you should give the exact name as in your PF account.




Final Step: Once you submit with correct data you will get an SMS with in few minutes. It will have the balance of both Employee’s contribution and Employer’s contribution.


One drawback of this feature is you will not get the up to date balance. You will get the balance till previous financial year end.


Hope this helps. Please feel free to provide your comment.  Also please share or like this so that your friends also will get to know about this.

  • Sujan

    I got an sms but it has EE and ER separate amounts? Can you explain more….

    • Bala

      EE means employee contribution. i.e.)your contribution.
      ER means employer contribution.