- Check the methods for checking your EPF balance via SMS.
- Give a Missed Call on 011-22901406 and know your EPF Balance.
- Receive SMS about your PF balance in 10 different languages as per your choice.
There are millions of EPFO account holders in India whose provident funds are accumulated in their accounts. But sometimes they find it difficult to know the exact balance in their account. Everyone knows that the employer and the employee contribute to the PF account but some of them are not familiar with their accumulated funds in the account. Therefore, you can see the method to check EPF balance offline via SMS or Missed. You don’t have to use the online means to check your PF balance because you can do that offline with your mobile phones. So, let’s check the facilities given by the EPFO to know your balance offline.
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Offline Methods to Check EPF Balance
There are two offline ways through which you can know the amount of accumulated funds into your PF account and they can be either through an SMS or a missed call.
Check EPF Balance through an SMS
In order to check your EPF balance through an SMS, make sure you have an active UAN and it must be linked to your Aadhar PAN, and Bank Account. On the other hand, your mobile number must be registered with EPFO through which you are sending the message.
- Go to Messages on your mobile phone and compose a new message.
- Type EPFOHO UAN on your messaging screen.
- In the To Address Bar enter the Number 7738299899.
- The touch on the send button to send the SMS.
So, by simply sending an SMS EPFOHO UAN to 7738299899 from your registered number, you can fetch information related to your EPF account.
As the default language is English so you will receive a reply in that language only. You can customize your SMS by adding the preferred code for the preferred language. In the table given below, you can see various languages in which you can receive a reply related to your EPF balance.
|Languages||Codes in SMS||SMS Number|
|English (Default)||EPFOHO UAN||7738299899|
|Hindi||EPFOHO UAN HIN||7738299899|
|Gujarati||EPFOHO UAN GUJ||7738299899|
|Punjabi||EPFOHO UAN PUN||7738299899|
|Bengali||EPFOHO UAN BEN||7738299899|
|Tamil||EPFOHO UAN TAM||7738299899|
|Telugu||EPFOHO UAN TEL||7738299899|
|Malayalam||EPFOHO UAN MAL||7738299899|
|Marathi||EPFOHO UAN MAR||7738299899|
|Kannada||EPFOHO UAN KAN||7738299899|
Know EPF Balance through a Missed Call
The other offline way to check EPF balance offline is through a missed call. You can just give a missed call on this number 011-22901406 and get the details related to your PF Balance.
You will receive the last contribution details and the EPF Balance. Make sure that you have an activated UAN and your mobile number is registered with UAN. The missed call will only be valid if you have made it from your registered mobile number.
So you have seen the two possible ways to Check EPFBalance Offline via SMS or Missed Call and now you can do it yourself. There isno need for online access on the EPFO portal because you can do everythingoffline to know the value of your accumulated funds.