UAN Benefits for managing your EPF Account

What is UAN ?
UAN stands for Universal Account Number.

Can I get it online ?
Earlier it was required to apply thru employer. But from 1st Nov, you can get UAN online directly on EPFO website!

What are benefits of activating UAN ?
A. For making nomination for your Employees’ Provident Fund account (EPF) and Employees Pension Scheme (EPS).

B. For accessing EPF passbook of your account.

C. Different account numbers are created over a period of time by different employers. You can provide your existing UAN to be able to easily merge all your previous EPF accounts opened during your working life.

D. To use the various related online services offered by the EPFO related to your EPF account.