Gazette Notifications

Guidelines To Factories And Establishments In The State Of Haryana In Respect Of COVID-19

Government of Haryana vide notification No. 748-824 has issued guidelines to the management of Factories/ Establishments in the State of Haryana in the view of prevailing epidemic situation of Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). 

Guidelines To Factories And Establishments In The State Of Haryana In Respect Of COVID-19

Extension Of ESI Contribution On Account Of Corona Virus Epidemic

ESIC vide notification no p-11/14/Misc/1/2019-Rev has extended the ESI contribution for the month of February 2020 and March 2020 to 15th April 2020 and 15th May 2020 respectively on account of pandemic in the form of corona virus. For the notification, click on below link.

Extension Of ESI Contribution On Account Of Corona Virus Epidemic

Process Of Registration For EPFO And ESIC Through MCA Portal Under Ease Of Doing Business

The Ministry of Labour & Employment notified that the registration of new Public, Private Limited Companies and One Person Company for ESIC and EPFO mandatory on Ministry of Corporate Affairs Portal through the Spice+ and AGILE-PRO eforms w.e.f., 15th February 2020. Registration for ESIC and EPFO for new companies as above has been stopped on Shram Suvidha Portal now.  Please click on below link for the notification.

Process Of Registration For EPFO And ESIC Through MCA Portal Under Ease Of Doing Business

Extension Of Time Limit To Deposit Labour Welfare Fund In The State Of Haryana

The Government of Haryana, vide circular No HLWB.REVE/678-83 has extended the last day to deposit the Labour Welfare Fund pertaining to the year 2019, without any interest, till 31st March 2020

LWF notification on extension of deposit date for contributions of 2019

Circular On Offline Payment Of Labour Welfare Fund Contribution In Haryana

The Government of Haryana, vide circular No:HLWB/REVE/380-591 with reference to receipt not being generated in certain cases in the department website, has decided that receipts of all contribution shall be accepted from concerned establishment through offline mode till the website run smoothly and draft shall be issued in favour of Welfare Commissioner Haryana payable at Panchakula.  The data of such contributions shall be accepted in format attached.

LWF notification on offline payment of contribution

Declaration of PF rate of interest for EPF member’s account for the year 2018-19

The Ministry of Labour and Employment, GOI vide notification Invest.I/3(2)133/ROI/2018-19/5519 has conveyed the approval of Central Government to credit interest at 8.65% for the year 2018 -19, to the account of each member of the EPF Scheme.

Invest_ROI_2018-19_5519

Income limit of medical benefit for dependent increased wef 26th August, 2019

The Central Government after consultation with Employees’ State Insurance Corporation has amended rule 61-A of The Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules,1950 vide notification no G.S.R. 599(E) where the income limit of medical benefit for dependent parents has been increased to nine thousand rupees from earlier limit of five thousand rupees.

Income limit of Medical Benefit For Dependent Under The ESI(Central) Rules,1950 Increased

 

The Uttar Pradesh Minimum Wages Notification w.e.f. 1st Apr, 2019

The Government of UP has revised Minimum Wages effective from 1st April, 2019 vide Notification 1069-95/MW/15

The Uttar Pradesh Minimum Wages Notification 1st April 2019 

Government reduces the rate of ESI contribution from 6.5% to 4% wef 1st July,2019

EPFO to provide calculation sheet at the time of PF withdrawal

EPFO has instructed all regional offices to provide calculation worksheet to PF subssribers at the time of PF settlement through mobile no and email id mentioned in claim form to increase transparency and reduce confusion among subscribers

EPFO circular on SC judgement regarding inclusion of special allowances for the calculation of PF contribution

EPFO has issued a circular informing all Addl CPF Commissioners & ROs for utilizing the SC judgement & taking necessary action keeping aforementioned SC judgement.

Issuance of Health Passbooks to ESIC beneficiaries

Online Submission Of Single Annual Return Under All Labour Laws In Haryana

In continuation to promote the agenda of Ease of doing business, the Government of Haryana has introduced an online single integrated annual return for all labour laws in Haryana. It is mandatory to submit the unified single integrated annual return online on the department website www.hrylabour.gov.in.

Amendment to Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950

Government of India vide notification no G.S.R. 169 (E)has amended Rule 59 of Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 where funeral expenses are substituted from ten thousand rupees to fifteen thousand rupees.

The Haryana Minimum Wages Notification w.e.f. 1st Jan, 2019

The Government of Haryana  has revised Minimum Wages effective from 1st January 2019 vide Notification I.R- 2/2019/6336-6465. 

The West Bengal Wages Notification w.e.f.
1st July, 2019

The Government of West Bengal has released the minimum rates of wages effective 1st July, 2019 as per notification 218/703/Stat/2RW/29/2016 /LCS/JLC.

The Maharashtra Minimum Wages Notification w.e.f. 24th July, 2019

Government of Maharashtra has revised minimum rates of wages (variable dearness allowance) effective 24th July, 2019.

Unified Annual Returns Under Payment Of Bonus Act, 1965

Central Government has notified that every employer shall, on or before the 1st day of February in each year, upload unified annual return in Form D on the shram suvidha web portal of the Central Government in the Ministry of Labour and Employment which can accessed through the link https://return.shramsuvidha.gov.in/user/login

Amendment of the Minimum Wages (Central) Rules, 1950

Ministry of Labour and Employment vide notification no G.S.R.56 E, has made amendment to rule 21, for sub-rule (4A) where Employers shall on or before 1st day of February in each year, upload online unified annual return in Form III on the web portal of the Central Government in the Ministry of Labour and Employment.

The Delhi List Of Holidays For 2019

Government of Delhi has declared the List of General Holidays in the State of Delhi for the calendar year 2019.

PMRPY Membership Blocking / Unblocking Functionality

EPFO has given instructions to its regional offices vide notification No. CAIU/011(71)2016/PMRPY/Refund/16626, towards the employers whose Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) beneficiaries has been blocked. Employers are directed to verify and certify the genuineness of the beneficiaries for availing further benefits under PMRPY Scheme.