Now, you have the facility to link your EPF or employee provident fund account with Aadhaar number online. Retirement fund body Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), which manages the money in your EPF account, has recently launched this facility for linking subscribers’ UAN with Aadhaar online. An Aadhaar-backed UAN helps the subscriber avail many facilities, including submission of claims directly to EPFO without employers’ attestation. UAN is a unique number assigneed to an employee; it acts as a marker for EPFO services. The UAN acts as an umbrella for the multiple member IDs allotted to an individual by different establishments.
How To Link PF Account With Aadhaar Card Number Online
For linking UAN with Aadhaar, visit EPFO’s website www.epfindia.gov.in. This facility is available at the Online Services section on the EPFO website. Then select the “eKYC Portal” link.
On the next page, the user can proceed by clicking on the ‘Link UAN Aadhaar’ link.
(Using this facility, EPFO members can online link their respective UAN with Aadhaar)
For using this facility, the EFPO subscriber will have to provide his/her UAN. “An OTP will be sent to his/her mobile linked with UAN. After OTP verification, the member will have to provide his/her Aadhaar Number. Another OTP will be sent to his/her mobile/email linked with Aadhaar. After OTP verification, if UAN details are matched with Aadhaar details, then UAN will be linked with Aadhaar,” EPFO says.