Subscrie digitally Atal Pension Yojana

Atal Pension Yojana (APY) can now be subscribed digitally; eNPS Channel (“APY@eNPS) involves complete digital enrolment process Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) has now introduced “APY@eNPS” which involves a complete digital enrolment process. This is the latest in the series of various initiatives taken by PFRDA for expansion of outreach of Atal Pension… Read More »

Aadhaar mandatory for Atal Pension Yojana

Atal Pension Yojana (APY) included under Section 7 of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act 2016; APY currently has more than 54 lacs subscribers with an asset base of more than Rs. 2,200 crores. With an objective of bringing in transparency, efficiency and to enable beneficiaries to get… Read More »

Atal Pension Yojana Amendment

Amendment in the existing Atal Pension Yojana The Government has made following amendment in the existing Atal Pension Yojana (APY) vide Government Notification F. No. 16//1/2015 PR dated 22nd March, 2016. Option to the spouse of the subscriber to continue contribution to APY on death of subscriber before the age of 60 years: “If the… Read More »

Atal Pension Yojana Extended upto 31.03.2016

Extension of time-line upto 31st March, 2016 for Government Co-contribution under the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) To address the longevity risks among the workers in unorganised sector and to encourage the workers in unorganised sector to voluntarily save for their retirement, the Government had launched a new initiative called Atal Pension Yojana (APY) with effect… Read More »


NOTIFICATION F.NO.16/1/2015-PR- ATAL PENSION YOJANA, DATED 16-10-2015 Background 1. The Government of India has introduced a pension scheme called the Atal Pension Yojana (APY), with effect from 1st June, 2015, pursuant to the announcement in the budget for 2015-16 on creating a universal social security system for all Indians, especially the poor, the under-privileged and… Read More »