5 Days Grace Period Allowed To Deposit PF For December, 2016

Several references were received by the office of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) regarding problems relating to recently made operational EPFO Unified Portal such as connectivity issues, login issues, website slowdown/hanging, awareness of new procedures etc. In view of this the EPFO has, as a special case, allowed a grace period of 5 days to […]

Form Of Declaration Under Employees’ Enrolment Campaign, 2017

1. The Amendment to EPF Scheme and introduction of Paragraph 82A in the Scheme covering the above subject has been circulated vide Circular No.2 of 2017 dated 3.1.2017. 2. In terms of the above New Paragraph, the Employer shall specify the date of eligibility in respect of each employee for Membership in the Declaration Form. […]

Aadhaar Mandatory For Pensioners. PF deposit allowed in any Bank

AADHAAR MANDATORY FOR PENSIONERS The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation has made it mandatory for its about 50 lakh pensioners and around 4 crore subscribers to provide either Aadhaar or a proof that they have applied for it till January 31 to remain the beneficiary of its social security schemes.  Official Gazette is give below: PROVIDENT […]

Amendment in CLRAact

An Act further to amend the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970, in its application to the State of Maharashtra. WHEREAS it is expedient further to amend the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970, in its application to the State of Maharashtra, for the purposes hereinafter appearing; it is hereby enacted in the […]

Women Contract Labourers Are Permitted To Work In Night Shift

The Government has issued notification amending the Contract Labour (Regulation & Abolition) Rules. The existing rule 25 (2) (ix) has been omitted. The employment of women employees is now permitted subject to the conditions specified in the amendment. The important conditions are:   • Willingness of women employees to work in the night • There […]

ESI limit enhanced to Rs.21,000 w.e.f 1st Jan 2017

MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 22nd December, 2016 G.S.R. 1166(E).—Whereas certain draft rules further to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, section 3, sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 957(E),dated the 6th October, 2016, as required by sub-section (1) of section […]