13th September 2018
there may be employees over 21000/- average monthly who are excluded in ESIC, similar way there would be many who are over 58 and does not have any UAN so they may get excluded in EPF, shram suvidha is a register and return submission portal, it does not enforce the rules and laws
1st February 2019
The EPF Threshold limit is Rs.15,000/- and ESI Threshold limit is Rs.21000/-
if any person having less than Rs.15,000/- they should have to cover in both Acts.
if any person having more than Rs. 15,000/- and less Than Rs.21,000/- wages 0r more Than Rs.21000/-
1. if the person is first employment is covers only for ESI
2. If the person is already member in EPF he should cover both Acts, ( ceiling for EPF is Rs.15,000/-)
3. if the person is drawing more than Rs.21000/- he will covered in EPF, as per point No.2 and ESI aslo covered till end of the contribution period.
4. There is no age bar for coverage of EPF. Age bar for only pension fund. you can continue EPF contribution for superannuation person in EPF
13th February 2019 From India, Guntur