A Universal Account Number(UAN) will be generated for every PF contributing member. The UAN will act as an umbrella, and the idea is to link multiple member Identification Numbers allotted to a single member under single Universal Account Number. This new function is to capture a KYC( Know Your Customer) which is the primary aim of to know the details of its member to eliminate the dependency on the employer and improve the quality of the service. know here howto update kyc in epf uan online.
You can Update or change your KYC(Know your customer) information for EPF (Employee Provident Fund) online using UAN EPFO portal with your Universal Account Number credential. Firstly, you have to log into EPFO UAN portal and update you KYC by uploading the required documents.
These KYC details include
- National Population Register
- Permanent Account Number
- Bank Account Number
- Driving License
- Election Card
- Ration Card
If the KYC document is filled and submitted with the required information, then it doesn’t face any delay during transfer or withdrawal of money.
Your can claim may reject even if the bank account details are not updated.
The EPF number will not get any SMA alert if KYC documents are not submitted.
Step By Step Procedure to Update KYC In EPF UAN Online
Step 1 – Login to EPFO UAN portal using UAN credential. As soon as you logged in you can see a label named PROFILE and click on it then you can see ‘Update KYC Information.’
Step 2 – By Clicking on it, you will be displayed a page you would like to update the list. Upload self-attested copy of KYC document(Max size of the file should be 300 KB).
Step 3 – The status called ‘PENDING’ will be shown until the documents are approved by the employer.
Step 4 – Once the employee accepts the status will change to ‘APPROVED BY EMPLOYEE.’ You will also receive an SMS for the modification.
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