In order to provide better and hassle free services to PF members the following actions has been set to the all regional PF offices by EPFO to facilitate payment of PF and Pension on the date of retirement:
- The employers should be requested to make payment of contributions in advance in respect of such retiring employees one month in advance of the date of their retirement.
- A complete set of PF and pension claim forms along with the communication to fill up the forms and submit to the concerned office complete in all respect at least 14 days prior to the date of retirement should be sent to the retiring employees.
- PF claim settlement of amount must invariably be credited to the member accounts on or before the date of retirement.
- Regarding Pension claims, a copy of PPO should be issued to retiring member on the date of his/her retirement.
Official Order: PF Retirement Settlement