PF Joint Declaration Form: Correct Your PF Details in 30 Days

EPF members who want to change wrongly entered employee name, date of birth, relationship details in PF portal then employees need to submit PF joint declaration form to their regional EPF office. PF joint declaration form is also known as EPF name correction form or EPF date of birth correction form. EPF members can use this same form to correct each and every detail in their PF account.

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Details You can Correct in Online at UAN member portal

  • Name of the employee
  • Aadhar number
  • Gender
  • Date of birth of the employee

EPF members can’t able to correct relationship details like father name or husband name and date of leaving online at UAN member portal. For that, they need to submit the PF joint declaration form.

Details You can Correct by Using PF Joint Declaration Form

  • Name of the employee
  • Relationship details like father name or husband name
  • PF account number
  • Date of birth of the employee
  • Date of joining
  • Date of leaving

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How To Fill PF Joint Declaration By The Member And The Employer

  • Date, write the date of submission of PF joint declaration form to the EPF office.
  • Address of the PF regional office, write address of regional EPF office to which you are submitting your joint declaration.
  • Write your correct name and name of your establishment.
  • Name correction, if you want to correct your name then write your correct name and also the wrong name in given fields.
  • Father/husband name, if you want to correct your father’s name or husband’s name then write their correct name and wrong name in given fields.
  • PF/EPS account number, you can also correct your wrong PF account number.
  • Date of birth correction, write your correct and wrong date of births.
  • Date of joining and date of exit correction, you can also correct your date of joining and date of exits.
  • Once the EPF member or employer submits this PF joint declaration form to the EPF regional office then their details will be corrected within 30 days.

Read: How to correct PF details online

Along with PF joint declaration form employer need to submit a request letter on company letterhead for correction of details and their attestation is also required on PF joint declaration form. Once employee approaches the employer then it is the duty of the employer to fill EPF joint declaration form and submitting it to PF regional office.

PF Joint Declaration Form Supporting Letter Format

PF joint declaration form by member and employer

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Required Supporting Documents for PF Joint Declaration Form

  • Aadhar card or Voter ID or  PAN card or Date Of Birth proof and address proof etc

PF Joint Declaration Form Related Questions

Can I Submit Joint Declaration Form Online

No, Joint declaration form is not available online, you need to submit the hard copy of PF joint declaration form offline at your PF office only. But as I said earlier you can correct some details online at UAN portal.

How to Check PF Joint Declaration Form Status

EPF members who have applied for EPF corrections can check the status of their PF joint declaration form by observing their online PF passbook or UAN member portal profile.

How Much Time Will Take for Correction / Updation of Details in EPF

In most cases, it will take maximum 30 days for correction of your personal details like your name, DOB, DOE, father name or husband name in PF portal.

What to Do If Details Not Update Even After Submitting PF Joint Declaration

If 30 days completed and still if your details don’t change, then raise a grievance at PF portal. So that you can know why your details are not corrected. Once you know the reason then you can solve your problem. In most cases, the reason for not correcting EPF details is not submitting valid supporting documents. So always submit a valid proof for the correction of your details in PF portal.

Can I use EPF Joint Declaration form for EPF PAN Error

If your name on PAN is correct and name in PF portal is wrong then you need to correct your name in PF portal either in online or by submitting PF joint declaration form. After name correction, you can link your PAN with your UAN number.

What to Do If the Employer is Not Signing PF Joint Declaration Form

You can correct your basic details like your name, dob, Aadhar number, father name online at UAN portal, but for this also you need your employer approval. So without employer, it is not possible to correct your details. If your employer is not signing PF joint declaration form or not cooperating with you then you can give a complaint about your employer at EPF grievance portal.

112 thoughts on “PF Joint Declaration Form: Correct Your PF Details in 30 Days”

  1. Hi Rajesh,

    I ‘m going to initiate a PF transfer, I thought attestation through previous employer will make the transfer faster but my present employer is saying both takes same time only “I ‘m ready to approve the transfer right away”. What to do suggest. Can i go ahead with present employer only ?


  2. Hi Rajesh,

    My Employer has submitted Joint Declaration form and its been 30 days now, still DOJ is not updated in the portal. Does PAN verification in PF portal is mandatory for Joint Declaration updation?


    • Hi Babu Manohar,
      No PAN verification is not required for PF joint declaration form, raise a grievance at PF portal so that your problem gets solved.

  3. My date of exit was wrongly updated by the employer in PF Portal. Kindly tell me the process to correct it. thank you

    • Hi Elavarasi,
      You have to correct the wrong one, if your dob is wrong in Aadhar then visit any Aadhar enrollment center to correct it, if your dob is wrong in PF then correct it either online at UAN portal or by submitting PF joint declaration form to your PF office.

  4. Hi
    I have finding difficulties in changing the Date of birth in EPF. I don’t have SSC or Date of birth certificate to justify my date of birth. But in Aadhar, PAN & Voter I’D have updated with same details. Is that enough to update my DOB details ? Or anything else is required? Please help me with your answer. Thank you

  5. My Employer has not updated my Fathers name in the pf portal, I’m not able to withdraw my PF, as fathers name is not updated, Please advise as to what can be done to get the pf within 20 days maximum. If I fill the joint declaration form, how soon can the details be modified?

    • Hi Maria,
      If you submit PF joint declaration form it will take maximum 30 days for correction and after that, you need to apply for PF claim, it is a long process. But you can do one thing along with PF claim forms submit PF joint declaration form and a request letter to PF office from your employer on their letterhead to accept your PF claim request by mentioning the issue, then you can get your PF amount sooner.

  6. Hi,

    I have my UAN account linked with 3 PF account of 3 companies, I got my UAN Created from my first company, i initiated for online submission but since its more than 1 year, it was mentioned as pending at bommasandra filed office. my first employer approved online but it was still pending when i enquired in bommasandra filed office they asked to submit joint declaration with employer sign and seal.

    I didn’t have a proper relieving from that company and i they are not helping out mentioning that they won’t sign. is there any way to change details without the joint declaration from employer??

    i won’t be able to claim pf amount in future without UAN correct details?
    UAN and PF details are same ??

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