How to create a UAN number online ?

UAN Activate Online: Through UAN number, employees can check their EPF account and related information. UAN number is required when you are joining Employees’ Provident Fund.

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) gives the right to employers to create Universal Account Number (UAN) of their employees. But users can also create their own UAN personally. You can check your EPF account if you have your 12 digit UAN number. With this, you can check the amount of your EPF account in addition to the passbook related to your account.

How to create a UAN number online

There are few steps to generate UAN number online. You should have your Aadhaar number ready before starting them. Also, you should also have your mobile phone with you so that you can see the OTP received on the mobile very soon.

  1. First of all, you have to go to the Member e-Sewa tab of the EPFO ​​portal .
  2. Here in Important Links, you click on Active UAN.
  3. After that click on Aadhaar option and enter your Aadhaar number.
  4. Now enter your name, date of birth, mobile number and CAPTCHA code.
  5. After filling all this information, click on the button of Get Authorization Pin.
  6. Now a new screen opens here and you will be shown all the same details which you had filled a while back. Make sure that all the information is correct.
  7. Now click on the Agree check box.
  8. Now an OTP will be sent to your mobile number. Fill it in the space provided.
  9. Now click on Validate OTP and Activate UAN.After completion of all this process you are given UAN number and password which will be sent on your registered mobile number only. You can check whether the information sent to you is correct or not by login to the EPFO ​​portal.