EMPLOYEES PROVIDENT FUND ORGANISATION
(MINISTRY OF LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT, GOVT. OF INDIA)
NATIONAL DATA CENTRE
1st Floor, Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, Plot No.23, Sector-23, Dwarka,New Delhi-110075
All Addl. Central PF Commissioners (HQ),
All Addl. Central PF Commissioners (Zones),
All Regional PF Commissioners/ Officers-in Charge of Regional Offices.
With reference to the context cited above, EPFO has collaborated with NISD and has made available the digital version of the Pension Payment Order (PPO) for the Pensioners of Employees’ Pension Scheme at Digilocker Portal for the benefit of the stakeholders. By collaborating with NISD, EPFO seeks to improve its service delivery by creating a digital highway that can facilitate exchange of digitally signed documents amongst the issuers, citizens and the other Government service providers. The PPO issued by EPFO to the EPS pensioners has been made available at Digiocker Portal in shape of a Digital Certificate which any concerned EPS Pensioners can download by registering on Digilocker.
2. You are, therefore, requested to bring to the knowledge of all EPS Pensioners about this facility available to Pensioners.
3. The detailed standard operating procedure is attached with this circular.
Addl. CPFC (IS)
Encl. : As stated above.
Copy to: PS to CPFC for kind information of CPFC.
Employees’ Provident Fund Organization,
Ministry of Labour & Employment,
Government of India
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for downloading of Pension Payment Order [PPO] issued under Employees’ Pension Scheme,1995 to the EPS Pensioners presented in Electronic form thorough mobile app platform DigiLocker.
Digital Locker, one of the key initiatives under the Digital India initiative, is aimed at eliminating the usage of physical documents and enable sharing of e-documents across government agencies via a mechanism to verify “authenticity” of the documents online. These digitally signed documents can be shared with Government organizations or other entities. EPFO has now made available the Pension Payment Orders of the EPS Pensioner’s through Digilocker.
The Standard Operating Procedure is as follows:
Users can download the DigiLocker mobile app from the Google Play Store.
Step 1: Access digital locker at https://digitallocker.gov.in/
Step 2: Click on ‘Sign Up
Step 3: Enter,your Aadhaar Number
Step 5: User ID Creation
2. Sign In into Digital Locker Account Step 1: Click on ‘Sign In’
Step 2: Enter User Details
User name and Password provided during account creation
Viewing Issued Documents:
[Pension Certificate will appear]
Give the PPO No (Example GRVSP0081010)
Give Last 4 Digits of Bank Account
Click the box providing consent to Digilocker to share Aadhaar Number,Name,Date of Birth with the issuer for the purpose of fetching the Pension Certificate into Digilocker Press Get Document
The Pension Payment Order will be displayed provided the Date of Birth, Last 4 Digits of Bank Account matches with the Aadhaar vis a vis the Pension Record.
The Sample Screens at DigiLocker App are shown below: