Learn how to generate UAN Number through PF Account number.
UAN Number is mandatory for every PF Account holder. UAN stands for Universal Account Number and is unqiue code that denotes the provident fund account of an employee. Generating UAN number is easy. You can generate UAN both online and through SMS and here, we are going to provide you complete information about how to get UAN number of your account.
Follow these steps to generate UAN number using Unified member portal.
First of all, you need to visit the official website of unified portal also called as EPFO Portal. It is the official website of Employees Provident Fund Organization. It can be reached here >> https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/ .
Once you go to the UAN portal, you will find an option called ‘Know your UAN status’. You have to click on that to get UAN number.
From the drop down menu there, you need to choose the name of your state. For example, if your address has Bihar as your state, you have to select Bihar from the menu.
After choosing your state, you will find option to select your EPFO office name. Choose the office of your locality from that list.
Below the menu, you will find the form to generate UAN number. Enter these details in the form – PF number, Name, DOB and mobile number. Verify the captcha code.
After entering details, you will have to click on the ‘Get Authorization PIN’ option. Then, you’ll receive the OTP on your registered mobile number. Enter it and verify.
Having entered the OTP as the authorization PIN, click on the ‘Validate OTP and get UAN’ option. Your UAN number will be generated.
Generating UAN number is easy if you have your registered mobile number with you. Please make sure that you enter correct PF number or you might get error in generating UAN.
For more services related to UAN, download UMANG App.