February 27, 2017

How to Generate UAN Number Online, Generation Request Process

The employees can generate UAN through online using PF number. The generation process helps to request for an account then track after submission. The members can use any of their member ID which is not yet associated with any account. The employee might be holding many accounts which was created through employer whenever an employee joined with different organization. The employees should not try to create more than one time using different ID. The system does not allow you to generate more than one using previously closed account number. The request might be verified through concern team.




The member exited from organization and presently not contributing can use the online tool using any of their previous member ID. The allotted number can be used when the member join again with organization which comes under employees provident fund act. The member not applied for withdrawal and currently not working anywhere can also send a request. It does not matter whether the member has withdrawn accumulated amount and presently not employed anywhere. The employees can use any of their existing member ID even though there is any gap in career.

To generate UAN through online follow this generation process:

Step 1: Go to universal account number member portal

Website to generate UAN online

Step 2: Select state and office in which your company comes under then type company code, extension and PF number.

Enter your account details

Step 3: If your account number is not yet allotted for particular ID then fill all mandatory fields. Remember your mobile number should not be already associated with any other number. It should be belong to particular ID of a member. Any false identification of mobile number and trying to register other IDs without their knowledge will not be entertained.

Step 4: Tap on PIN to receive one time password.

Confirmation message for generating UAN

Step 5: Finally, type PIN number in 'Enter the authorization PIN' column then enable confirmation then press 'Submit'. It will take at least 7 days to process the request. The allocated number will be communicated through an SMS to your mobile number mentioned during generation process. In mean time the member can follow-up using request ID.


To track your UAN generation request read these instructions:

There is a dedicated hyperlink is available at member portal to track your generation request. The member has to visit member portal first, then enter the request ID to track. After furnishing request ID in the given column, the member must press a button to verify whether it has been generated or not.

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