Answered on April 10,2019
All establishments registered with Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) can apply for availing benefits under the scheme subject to the following conditions:
- Establishments registered with the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) should also have a Labour Identification Number (LIN) allotted to them
under the Shram Suvidha Portal.
- The eligible employer must have added new employees to the reference base of workers in order to avail benefits under the Scheme from August, 2016 onwards.
In addition to above, the establishment should have a valid organisational PAN, which would be validated. Further, the establishment must have a valid Bank Account through which the payments may be made to the establishment.