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    EPFO portal: How you can log in to your account


    To avail online services of EPFO, you need to create an account on the EPFO portal, provided your UAN is active. If your UAN is being activated for the first time, an SMS will be sent on your mobile number containing the password to login to the EPFO account.

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    The password received by you via SMS can be changed after logging in to your account.
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    The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation's (EPFO) Member e-Sewa website offers EPF members various services online. Some of the services that you as an EPF member can avail on the website are: include viewing and downloading Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) passbook, filing claim for withdrawal of money, transfer of EPF account, filing nomination etc.

    In order to avail these services, you will have to register yourself on the EPFO portal, after which you can login to the Member e-Sewa website.

    • Registering on EPFO portal
    Follow the steps mentioned below to register yourself on the EPFO Member e-Sewa portal:

    Step 1: Go to Member e-Sewa portal:
    Step 2: Click on 'Activate UAN'. UAN stands for Universal Account Number.

    Step 3: A new webpage will appear on your screen. You will be asked to enter any of the following details: PAN, member ID, Aadhaar or UAN. Other details that are mandatorily required to be entered are: Name, date of birth, mobile number (registered in EPFO records) and captcha code. All the details must be as per EPFO's records.

    Step 4: Click on 'Get Authorization Pin'. A one-time password (OTP) will be sent on your mobile number. Further, a webpage will appear on your screen requesting you to verify the details entered by you.

    Step 5: Enter the OTP in the designated area. Click on 'Validate OTP and activate UAN'.

    Once your UAN is activated, an SMS will be sent on your registered mobile number which will have the password to login to the EPFO portal account. This password can be changed after logging in to your account.

    • Login to your account on EPFO portal
    Once you have registered yourself on the EPFO portal by activating your UAN, follow the steps below to login to your account:
    Step 1: Go to:
    Step 2: Enter the UAN, password and captcha code.
    Step 3: Click on 'Sign in'.

    Once the details are entered correctly on the portal, you will be logged into your account.

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    5 Comments on this Story

    Victor Ranala26 days ago
    On the know your uan number, it asks for mobile number when putting my phone number it says is invalid. Why is my phone number valid? The Epfo portal is not right.
    Take Chand Aggrawal44 days ago
    Sir gd morning ji me government hospital me job karta hu nhm ke teht or mere epfo fom me mera name galat kardiya tha office vale ne to ab mene kai bar kosis ki h or online se bhi kai bar riquest dali hui h kafi dino se vo abhi tak sahi nhi hui h or kabhi bhi epfo ki sait nhi chalti h or mail par koi kuch request bhejta h to aaj tak uska koi reply nhi aata isse accha to isko band hi kardo
    I want apply for pass book
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