Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate – Aadhaar Not Available, Fingerprint Scanned Failed

Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate | life certificate form for pensioners | pension life certificate not submitted – If you want to submit your EPF Pension Life Certificate, You can now do it even without the Aadhaar & fingerprint authentication/verification. EPFO has issued some of the new rules where EPF Pensioners can avail this benefit if their (Employee Pension Scheme) EPS Pension Is not Received.

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What Is Jeevan Pramaan?

Aadhaar-based digital life certificate for pensioners under central, state governments or any other government organisation is known as Jeevan Pramaan.

Many pensioners have reportedly complained that they are facing problems in getting the Jeevan Pramaan which leads them to the point where they start facing problems in their monthly receiving Pensions.

What Are The Issues While Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate?

We were getting so many queries where the pensioners are asking about the reasons why their Monthly EPS Pension is stopped. EPFO Has now taken some of the big steps in order to give relief to their subscribers who were getting monthly Pensions but was stopped due to their problems while submitting Jeevan Pramaan or life certificate digitally.

Some of the major issues that occur while submitting Jeevan Pramaan or life certificate digitally was due to,

  • Non-availability of the 12-digit unique identity number
  • Failed fingerprint authentication/verification.

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How To Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate For Pensioners Online?

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has issued the instruction to all pension disbursing banks and post offices in order to provide an alternative different method in which “accepting Paper Life Certificate” is also included.

Why? So that all the pensioners who are facing problems in providing / Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate / digital Jeevan Pramaan, can provide the proof of life easily. so, their monthly pensions will not be affected.

Now, In any case, if the pensioners’ aren’t able to Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate OR Jeevan Pramaan or Digital Life Certificate on account of not possessing Aadhaar.

EPFO has listed a couple of alternative mechanism for them,

If You Don’t Have Aadhaar Number, How To Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate?

Below are some of the methods that you can follow If You Don’t Have Aadhaar Number –

Pensioner Must Be Facilitated For Aadhaar enrolment

The process must be done in order to ensure that the pensioner is facilitated for Aadhaar enrolment. The UIDAI has been already directed that the banks must set up multiple Aadhaar enrolment centres in at least 10% of their branches. The details for these centres are available on the UIDAI website i.e. So, The bank manager must be coordinate with the available bank branch where the facility of Aadhaar enrolment is available, So the pensioner can be enrolled for his/her Aadhaar.

Special Arrangement For Senior Citizens OR Differently Abled

✓ The special arrangement will be a must for all members who are senior citizens OR differently abled and are not able to physically visit the Aadhaar Centre. As per Aadhaar Regulations 2016.

Submit Paper Life Certificate Via Aadhaar Enrolment Application Receipt

✓ Till the Aadhaar is allotted to a pensioner, the paper life certificate can be accepted after successfully collecting Aadhaar enrolment application receipt from such pensioner and after the formalities related to Aadhaar card complete, the pension can be disbursed.

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If Fingerprint Authentication / Verification Failed, How To Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate?

Below are some of the methods that you can follow If Your Fingerprint Authentication / Verification Has Been Failed –

Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate Via IRIS Authentication Process

✓ The Banks must start the preparations for giving the facility of IRIS scanner along with the fingerprint scanner in their respective bank branches. Sometimes, It has been seen that when the pensioner uses the facility of IRIS authentication, It leads them to a successful verification. When on the other side, the fingerprint authentication has failed. So, if the IRIS verification is successful, The digital life certificate may be generated and pension may be given.

Submit EPF Pension Life Certificate Via E-Aadhaar QR Code

✓ If both the fingerprint or IRIS scanner failed. There is a different method that you can follow. In case you don’t know, let us tell you that the QR Code on E-Aadhaar card can be download. On which the photograph and other demographic details of a person is available which are digitally signed by UIDAI. Even the offline, QR code scanner works well and that will provide the basic details of a person.

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