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Employees’ Provident Fund Organization

(Ministry of Labour & Employment, Govt. Of India)

Head Office

Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, 14-Bhikaiji Cama Place, New Delhi-110066

Telephone:011-26172685  Fax: 011-26173022 Email:

No. WSU/9(1)2013/Settlement of Claims/Pt /1985

Date: 23.03.2018


All ACCs (Zone)

All RPFCs- In charge of Regional Offices.

Sub: Review of public grievances — Instructions for payment of erroneous contributions deposited for certain periods.


References have been received in Head Office for furnishing guidelines on belated refund of contributions received by EPFO owing to wrong coverage, voluntary or erroneous deposits etc.

2. The matter has been examined, and it is advised that all such cases where contribution for certain period have been deposited by the member himself/herself instead of through the employer concerned, such matters should be examined and processed and dispcscd of uniformly as per the, relevant existing rules/instructions and provisions contained in Manual of Accounting Procedure.

Yours faithfully,

(Udita Chowdhary)

Addl. CPFC (F&A)

Copy for information to:

Sh. S.K. Sadhu

Under Secretary to the Government of India

Ministry of Labour & Employment

Rafi Marg, New Delhi

With reference to their letter No. Z-14025/10/2017-PG Cell dated 23.01.2018

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