UAN stands for Universal Account Number which is 12 digit unique number allotted by EPFO ( Employee Provident Fund Organisation). Most of the times we ignore to update UAN details in EPF. A problem arises in case of transfer or withdrawal when the details don’t match exactly.
Details that can be updated online are:
- Mobile Number
- Email ID
- Date of birth
UAN details are usually provided by your employer. If you are logging in 1st time click Forgot password, system will ask for mobile number registered on portal and submit. System will reset you password and ask you to update new password. Login to UAN Employee Portal.
For logging 1st time click Forgot password, system will ask for mobile number registered on portal and submit. System will reset you password and ask you to update new password. After successful login go to “manage” tab as shown below.
Here you can update.
- Your name
- Date of Birth
- Mobile number
- Email ID
Note: For Withdrawal of PF amount online Aadhar must be linked to EPFO account
For receiving OTP either mobile number or email id should be active or linked to UAN number. All online transactions are OTP based.
Update UAN Details Offline
Now let us understand the process of update UAN details offline.
- You have to carry out the offline update UAN details activity through your employer.
- Employer will provide you updation form, fill all details as requested in form. Submit the request to your employer with supporting necessary documents.
- Employer on behalf of you will contact the concerned EPFO Field Office for change.
- Date of birth of EPF account can be ONLY corrected by the previous employer.
If you have any further queries related to update UAN details online or offline, use below Help-desk number or email id.
Help-desk Number: 18001-18005 Help-desk Email Id: [email protected]
Also Read: How to link Aadhar Card with UAN online.