Are you applied for PF withdrawal and still you didn’t receive your PF amount to your bank account. Then here you can get complete details on what to do if PF amount not credited to your bank account number. Generally any PF claim will be settled with in 20 days from the date of apply. If you apply for PF claim online then it will be settled less than 10 days. But in some cases even after 30 days also applicants can’t receive their EPF amount.
Reasons For PF Amount Not Credited
Actually before applying for EPF withdrawal EPFO officials will check your application properly, if is there any deviations in names, bank account number and KYC details then they won’t accept your application and they will tell you to solve that issue and reapply again. So whenever you or your employer submits your PF withdrawal application personally and EPFO officials accepts your application then 99% claim will be settled with out any problem.
Some times employers will submit bulk PF claim forms to PF office, so there is no chance for EPFO subscribers to check all applications. In this kind of cases due to the lack of communication between employer and PF officials some problematic applications will be kept in pending and some times their claim status also not updated in EPFO portal. This is also one of the reason for PF amount not credited.
The other reason for PF amount not yet received is some times due to busy schedules of employers, they forgot to submit PF claim forms of their employees or they miss some applications. In those cases also PF amount will not be credited.
There are some other issues like invalid bank accounts, differences in names in bank account number and PF portal will also become reasons for rejection of PF withdrawal claims.
What To Do If PF Amount Not Credited To Your Bank Account
Before knowing about what to do if your PF amount not received, we have to know the exact reason for rejection of PF withdrawal claims. You can check your PF claim status at Know Your PF Claim Status. Most of the time you can find the reasons for PF claim rejections and now you have to solve that issue and reapply again. If you find that no records found then you have to visit your PF office.
Note : Always write address properly on PF withdrawal forms because if your claim is rejected then EPFO will send your PF withdrawal forms to the address you mentioned on PF claim forms.