How to Apply for Atal Pension Yojana?



Atal Pension Yojana (APY) has been announced in the budget speech for 2015-16 by Finance minister of Government of India. Atal pension Yojana will mainly cover all the people who are working under unorganized sectors. 

Atal pension Yojana would be launched on 1st June 2015. People who are under Swavalamban Scheme would be automatically migrated to Atal pension Yojana.

Eligibility for Joining Atal Pension Yojana (APY):
  • Age: Minimum age is 18 years and maximum age is 40 years for subscription or joining the Atal Pension Yojana (APY)
  • Atal Pension Yojana (APY) is open to all bank account holders who are not members of any statutory social security scheme. The main focus of this Pension scheme is to cover all the workers who are working under unorganized sectors.
  • All eligible individuals as mentioned above, having bank account can join this pension scheme.  The contribution will be deposited in the pension scheme through auto debit process.

Benefits of Atal Pension Yojana (APY):
  • The Central Government would also co-contribute 50% of the subscriber’s contribution or Rs. 1000 per annum, whichever is lower, to each eligible subscriber account, for a period of 5 years, i.e., from 2015-16 to  2019-20, who join the NPS before 31st December, 2015 and who are not income tax payers.
  • Under this scheme, subscriber would receive a monthly pension amount of minimum Rs 1000 to maximum Rs 5ooo depending upon the subscriber contribution as well as the age of joining this pension scheme.
Age of Joining (In Years)
Years
of
Contribution
(In Years)
Monthly Contribution for Pension of Rs. 1000

Monthly Contribution for Pension of Rs. 2000

Monthly Contribution for Pension of Rs. 3000

Monthly Contribution for Pension of Rs. 4000

Monthly Contribution for Pension of Rs. 5000

18
42
Rs. 42
Rs. 84
Rs. 126
Rs. 168
Rs. 210
20
40
Rs. 50
Rs. 100
Rs. 150
Rs. 198
Rs. 248
25
35
Rs. 76
Rs. 151
Rs. 226
Rs. 301
Rs. 376
30
30
Rs. 116
Rs. 231
Rs. 347
Rs. 462
Rs. 577
35
25
Rs. 181
Rs. 362
Rs. 543
Rs. 722
Rs. 902
40
20
Rs. 291
Rs. 582
Rs. 873
Rs. 1164
Rs. 1454
Corpus   at age of 60 years payable to the nominee of subscriber
1.7 Lakh
3.4 Lakh
5.1 Lakh
6.8 Lakh
8.5 Lakh
Reference: Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Finance
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Anonymous
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May 9, 2015 at 8:15 PM ×

Atal Pension Yojana ke application form bharne ke last date kya hai

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Anonymous
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May 15, 2015 at 2:41 AM ×

1st June 2015 se start hoga. ending date jaisa kuchh nahi hai

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Anonymous
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May 28, 2015 at 1:14 AM ×

Shayad 31 Dec 2015

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Admin
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May 28, 2015 at 9:59 AM ×

Atal Pension Kavi bhi apply kar sakte hai yeh continous process hai.

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Anonymous
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June 1, 2015 at 9:48 PM ×

Kavi bhi kar sakte hai aur doctor bhi aur sabhi....

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Anonymous
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June 6, 2015 at 8:33 AM ×

can students
apply APY ?

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Admin
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June 8, 2015 at 6:58 PM ×

Yes student can also apply for the Atal pension Yojna.

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Arindam Das
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June 15, 2015 at 3:17 AM ×

SBI me nahi kar raha hai. kaya kare?

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Ranjan Kumar
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June 23, 2015 at 3:30 AM ×

How to apply online in sbi

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June 26, 2015 at 6:56 AM ×

How to apply oneline in sbi

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Anonymous
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June 29, 2015 at 11:46 PM ×

Atal Pension Yojana ke Application form Student bhi fill kr sakte hai kya?

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July 21, 2015 at 4:28 AM ×

I have a doubt on the Atal Pension Yojana Scheme, what will happen if i stop paying the premium in middle of the contribution year?

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July 21, 2015 at 4:29 AM ×

I have a doubt on the Atal Pension Yojana Scheme, what will happen if i stop paying the premium in middle of the contribution year?

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July 21, 2015 at 4:29 AM ×

I have a doubt on the Atal Pension Yojana Scheme, what will happen if i stop paying the premium in middle of the contribution year?

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July 21, 2015 at 10:57 AM ×

In that case, if you completely stop:
1.After 6 months account will be frozen
2.After 12 months account will be deactivate
3 After 24 month account will be closed

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July 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM ×

Visit any bank and submit the form. In case, you have no saving account in bank then open saving account. Banks are interested to get more atal pension accounts. So, you would not face any problem.

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July 21, 2015 at 11:02 AM ×

On-line facility is not available. As you have to sign the application. you can download form and then visit bank and submit the filled application

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August 27, 2015 at 8:15 AM ×

Sir,After joining of APY suppose the contributor expires in midterm is there any gratuity amount to the nominees per the selected contribution by him/her?

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TechNEWS
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December 29, 2015 at 4:01 AM ×

Sir, I have NPS account. Can I apply for APY scheme?

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December 30, 2015 at 7:16 PM ×

Amount would be paid to nominee

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Admin
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July 15, 2016 at 10:56 AM ×

Yes NPS subcriber can also apply for Atal Pension Yojna

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Anonymous
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October 13, 2016 at 11:44 PM ×

I have NPS account, can I apply fir this pension plan? Please inform me. about this pension plan

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