Universal account number is very useful for the employed people. From this number, sitting at home, you can get your information from the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). We are telling you that if you have forgotten your UAN, then how can you regain your UAN.
Delhi: The Employees ‘Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has solved a major problem of Employees’ Provident Fund subscribers. If your number is registered with the Employees Provident Fund Organization but you have forgotten your UAN number, then you can get this number just through a missed call.
UAN is very useful
The Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) issues a Universal Account Number (UAN) to its Employee Provident Fund subscribers. You can track your EPF (Employees’ Provident Fund) account using UAN, check your passbook online. If you have more than one PF account, you can use UAN to see the details of all your PF accounts at one place.
Forgotten UAN, then do this work
If you ever lose a UAN or you forget a UAN, it can be regained. A UAN sitting at home can be found through subscriber online medium, missed call or SMS. To know the UAN, the mobile number of the EPF account holder should be registered with the EPFO and the bank account number or one of the Aadhaar and PAN with the UAN number should be complete.
UAN will be detected by missed call
EPF account holder will have to give a missed call on 011-22901406 from his registered mobile number. In a few seconds, EPFO will send the details of UAN, EPF account holder name, date of birth, Aadhaar number, last contribution in the account and total PF balance in a message.
You can also know UAN through SMS
Write EPFOHO UAN ENG from registered mobile number and send it to 7738299899. The last three letters in this message are for the language. If you want to get SMS in Hindi then send it by writing EPFOHO UAN HIN. In a few seconds, other details including UAN will come to you in the SMS of EPFO.
UAN can also be found online
The account holders of the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) can also find out the UAN through the website. For this, first you have to go to
https://www.epfindia.gov.in/site_en/For_Employees.php and click on Member UAN / Online Service (OCS / OTCP) in the Services section. Now in the newly opened page on the right side, click on ‘No Your UAN’ in the Important Links section. Enter registered mobile number and captcha and click on ‘Request OTP’. Put the OTP on the mobile number in the specified space and enter the captcha once again. After this, the PF account holder will have to enter the name, date of birth and Aadhaar or PAN or member ID / PF account number in the page that opens. Then you will have to enter captcha and click on ‘Show My UAN’. After this you will get your UAN.