To activate your UAN, you need to follow these steps:
Step 1: Go to the EPFO Member Portal Visit the EPFO member portal (https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/) and click on the ‘Activate UAN’ option under the ‘Important Links’ section.
Step 2: Enter your UAN and personal details Enter your Universal Account Number (UAN) and personal details such as name, date of birth, mobile number, and email ID.
Step 3: Generate OTP Click on the ‘Get Authorization Pin’ button to generate an OTP (One Time Password). The OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number.
Step 4: Submit OTP Enter the OTP received on your mobile number and click on the ‘Submit’ button.
Step 5: Set your password After submitting the OTP, you will be asked to set your password. Enter your desired password and click on the ‘Submit’ button.
Step 6: UAN Activation Once you set your password, your UAN will be activated, and you will be able to access your EPF account online.
Please note that you can also activate your UAN through the UMANG app, which is available on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. To activate your UAN through the UMANG app, download and install the app, and follow the instructions provided.
In conclusion, activating your UAN is an essential step to access your EPF account and manage it online. Follow the steps mentioned above to activate your UAN successfully. If you face any issues, you can contact the EPFO customer care or visit the nearest EPFO office for assistance.