UAN no is given to every EPF member. Mostly Govt. employees and company employees possess this no to get the regular updates of the accounts and other financial conveyance. There are so many other benefits using this UAN no. You can also apply for the withdrawal of PF using this no. But every EPFO member must have this UAN no. If you do not have UAN no you can ask and register online for this. Here is the simple UAN activation status process; you just need to follow the simple steps from here. For this you must have a membership in EPFO.
What is EPFO
EPFO is an Employee Provident Fund Organization which is very useful source for securing the savings of employee. It provides unique Universal Account No (UAN) no which is helpful in showing the balance of PF and other important details regarding EPFO. Now EPFO has developed its official site where this UAN no is given to each employee to track the PF details online. For those who don’t posses UAN no still can verify this online with under mentioned method. Check EPF related information on android application from the google play store and download application..
Check UAN status online
Enter into EPFO site and click on Know UAN Status link.
You must enter the city and region you are liable for.
Now type the establishment code in the required box.
If you have extension no you can write and if you don’t have, leave it.
Once you complete the form click on the Check Status of UAN message.
If your UAN no is ready, it will display on screen.
but if it doesn’t appear on screen you can send the request to generate your UAN no.
So this is very simple but unique method to know UAN status online. This is compulsory that you must bring your PF no with you. Because without this proof site will not recognize your identity. UAN no can also help you in showing other information like how and when you can withdraw your PF also. And also you can take updates about UID status, the interest and advantage if any disclosed by company or Govt. of India.