Online Form 5A for PF Registration and for updating ownership details.
Establishments are no longer required to submit physical applications (Form 5A) for registering under the coverage of Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). In order to avoid unnecessary paperwork and difficulties for employers EPFO introduced online facility to register with EPFO online.
Earlier, employers had to submit a physical copy of Form 5A to their regional EPFO for registration and also in the case of ownership changes.
Form 5A is available online for employers and it can be submitted with employer’s e-signature.