Procedure | Correction | Update | Online or Offline | Documents | Submission| August 2018 – Get all the latest updates, step by step tutorial and direct links from where you can able to Update your personal details on EPFO & UAN online or offline.
Updated – August 2018
To avail all the facilities provided by Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), it is very important now for all the account holders to get their Aadhaar Card linked with their EPFO and UAN Account. Get full details here: HOW TO LINK AADHAR WITH EPF & UAN?
Latest Update – As mostly EPFO members complained that the UAN Helpdesk is not working anymore as they always face some errors while they try to update their details.
Well, EPFO has made the process of update details much easy. One can now Update name, Date of Birth & Gender easily using the Unified member portal. Read EPF UAN name, gender and date of birth correction – NEW PROCEDURE to get in-depth details.
To manage the member’s provident fund contributions more sufficiently The Employee Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) did some significant changes in its working procedure.
The change they did was to introduce UAN which stands for “Unique Account Number”. Result the employees can now manage their PF accounts more easily.
In most cases when an employee Changes or Join a new organization, Their EPF number will also get changed. So, in this case, most of the time if a number of job changes, the employee might have different Provident Fund accounts.
The result, If the employee wants to withdraw their Provident Fund balance from his/her previous employees was possible but this process needs so much paperwork and the employee has to apply one by one at each of his previous employers to get his PF balance transferred or withdrawn.
Fortunately, the Employees Provident Fund Organisation INDIA changes the whole process and introduced the UAN – Universal Account Number which will remain the same doesn’t how many times an employee changes his/her organisation for which they used to work.
Under the Employees Provident Fund, the UAN stands for Universal Account Number.
This number will not change doesn’t matter how many times you change or quit any job, this 12 digit UAN number would remain the same.
Unlike EPF account number, it does not change with the change of the job. The EPFO issued UAN number to every active member of EPF. 7.86 crore UAN number allotted to the members of EPF.
There are about 15 crore EPF members. Almost every active member of EPF has got the UAN.(Employee or EPF Account holder)
Employees Provident Fund Organisation
Linking The Aadhaar Card With UAN Account & EPFO
INDIA (4 March 1952)
Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, 14, Bhikaiji Cama Place,
New Delhi, India
Dr. V P Joy, Central Provident Fund Commissioner,
M. Narayanappa Additional Central Provident Fund Commissioner, Rajesh Bansal Additional Central Provident Fund Commissioner
Provident Fund, Pension and Insurance schemes, Implementing agency for Bilateral Social Security Agreements
UAN Name Correction Online
- To start the name correction process one must visit the EPFO Unified Portal
- Now login using your UAN and password. (If you forgot your UAN Password then CLICK HERE to find out how you can change it quickly)
- Find MANAGE tab in the menu section and click on the MODIFY BASIC DETAILS after drop-down menu appears.
- Now on a new window, enter both of your names (Wrong + Correct) in the respective fields.
- Hit UPDATE Button.
- Your details will be scanned by your UIDAI – Aadhar data.
- After this, Your request will be transferred to the employer for additional approvals.
- Then employer will transfer it to EPF Office and official authorities will make changes.
Note: This is the new and updated way to change your name, DOB or Gender in UAN Unified Portal by EPFO.
HOW TO UPDATE EPF UAN DETAILS OFFLINE
► Firstly the member has to carry on the offline update through the employer.
► The request that you’ve made, submit it to your employer (with documents).
► The Final and last step would contact the concerned EPFO Field Office for change ( the Only Employer can do this).
HOW TO UPDATE EPF UAN DETAILS ONLINE
The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has started the online portal for their members to correct or update their personal details in EPF UAN online. Named, EPF UAN Helpdesk.
► First Members have to go to the official website
► Now the official main page will be open onto your screen.
► Now on this page, you will find a section named “Our Services” in that section select and click onto the “For Employees”.
► A new page will now pop up and lead you to the next page where under “Services” section the members or visitors have to click on the “UAN Helpdesk” link.
► After completing the previous step, It will again lead you to the new window which contains two different sections such like : (as shown in the image down below)
When this appear to click onto the first section named “Member”.
► Finally, after you select the member option in the previous step you will now re-direct to the window where you can update the personal details in EPF UAN.
- Under the drop-down menu right after the text “Problem Type/समस्या प्रकार” you will find the different section related to your updating.
► The List of the problems is shown in the image down below. you can select your desire section for which you want to do updation.
for further queries use the given contact details down below. (Official Sources)
Helpdesk Number :
Helpdesk Email Id :
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