Link Aadhar Card with EPFO and UAN
Learn how to link aadhar card with EPFO and UAN. All the services by EPFO will be now using aadhar card as a platform. Aadhar card or PAN card are necessary to avail benefits under governmental PF and pension schemes. The linking of UID with other government offices is reaping lots of benefits. While it gives greater transparency to the authorities. It also reduces many hassles for the users too. It is now mandatory for all EPF members to link their aadhar with their bank accounts. The current scenario shows that all the EPF members will have to ultimately link their bank accounts with UAN too. We have shown here how to link aadhar with EPFO account and UAN. This will help you in receiving benefits under any scheme of EPFO.
EPFO is providing payments directly to the bank accounts. Most of the receivers are now getting EPF through NEFT. Linking aadhar card with EPFO and UAN will help authorities to get KYC details of the subscribers. The main benefit of this linking is your automatic identity verification. This means less time in verification in future before receiving your payments. You need not provide any identity document to the authorities at the time of payment. Your claims will be processed with greater speed to your bank accounts.
Steps to Link Aadhar Card and EPF account / UAN account
Complete the process of linking aadhar card and EPFO as instructed:
- Click here to reach EPFO official site: epfindia.com
- Click the option “For Employees” under “Our Services”.
- Locate the option of “UAN Member e-Sewa” under “Services”.
- Click the option UAN Member e-Sewa.
- Use your UAN number and password to login.
- Under the “Profiles”, visit the option of “Update KYC Information”.
- Fill up all your personal details.
- Select the document for KYC as Aadhaar.
- Upload self-attested copies of these documents:
- Aadhar card
- PAN Card
- Cancelled cheque for your Bank Account Number.
- After uploading documents, check status after 15 days.
- You can view the status of linking EPFO with aadhar under uploaded Approved/Rejected KYC Information.
Note: To carry out above process, you first need to activate your UAN at EPFO portal. Check the process of UAN activation published on our blog.
Similarly, you can also link your PAN and bank details with EPFO account. The bank details are required to remit the PF corpus. At the time of remittance, your aadhar details will be used to verify your identity. Linking of documents like PAN and UID ultimately speeds up the process of PF claims and transfers. You can select respective document under the drop-down list. Select bank account or PAN instead of aadhar. Seeding is simple and gives an instant verification of your identity to the authorities.
We are sure you are now familiar with procedure of integrating link aadhar card with EPFO and UAN. We also suggest you check procedure of PF withdrawal. Status of your UAN, PF balance, and EPF claim can also be checked from our site. We have directed users to the precise page of the official sites of the EPFO. EPFO portal is providing various online facilities through KYPCS page, employer e-sewa, EPFO member portal and UAN member pages. Access the direct links to all the online facilities of employee provident fund organization from our blog. Do consider sharing us with your friends and colleagues. Awareness on EPF keeps you aware of your long term retirement savings.