In the past, changing an EPF nomination required submitting Form 2, which was forwarded to the EPFO by the employer. A nomination for the EPF can now be altered online. Here are the steps:
Step 1: Access EPFO at epfindia.gov.in.
Step 2: From the drop-down menu under the Service tab, select the For Employees tab
Step 3: Enter the captcha code shown together with your UAN and password to log in
Step 4: Choose E-Nomination from the Manage menu.
Note: You must update your profile image in order to set a new nomination or edit an existing nominee. In order to continue, make sure you update your profile photo.
Step 5: If you haven’t already, update the address page
Step 6: Choose Yes to modify your family statement
Step 7: Enter all of the nominee’s information
Step 8: You can optionally enter further candidate information before selecting the Save Family Details button.
Step 9: Then click on Nomination Details to view the total number of shares
Step 10: Select Save EPF Nomination. When you click on the notice that reads, “Successful EPF nomination saved,” you can view the specifics of your nomination. Please take note that your nomination will then be listed as pending.
Step 11: On the pop-up message, choose the e-Sign symbol and then click on Proceed
Step 12: Generate a Virtual ID and check the box after entering it
Step 13: Enter your Aadhaar or virtual ID number now
Step 14: Input and submit the OTP. Your Aadhaar card’s linked phone number will receive an OTP. Once you enter the OTP, you can view the information on the successful nomination.