EPFO Password Change | UAN Member E-SEWA portal

Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) assigns a 12 digit unique number called Universal Account number (UAN) to every PF Subscriber. (Every Employee of a Private company) Incase if you have forgotten your EPFO UAN Password, there are different ways you can reset your UAN Password by following the steps mentioned below. (The same password can be also used to log into the PF Passbook portal). UAN is mandatory before joining any company and incase if you don’t have an UAN then , PF account and UAN will be created by your employer by seeding your details at the EPFO portal.


EPFO Unified Member Porta

Details needed for changing the UAN Password

  • UAN number
  • Registered Mobile number with Aadhaar
  • Name as in your PF or UAN account
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth as in your PF account

EPFO UAN Password Change

  1. To reset your EPFO UAN password, Go to the UAN member portal page & then click on the Forgot Password link for the UAN account.

    Change EPFO Password
  2. Identify: Enter the 12-digit UAN number for your PF account and the Captcha, then click “Submit”.

    EPFO Password Change
  3. Verify: Provide your name, date of birth, and gender as per your UAN records. Click “Verify.”

    UAN Password
  4. Authenticate: Enter your Aadhaar number and the captcha code. Click “Verify.” (Ensure your Aadhaar is linked to your UAN.)

    PF Password Change
  5. If your name matches your Aadhaar and if your Aadhaar number is correctly seeded in UAN, a “Details validated” message will be displayed on the screen as shown

    UAN Password
  6. Mobile Magic: Enter the Aadhaar-linked mobile number and then click on “Get OTP”
  7. Unlock:  “OTP Sent Successfully” message will be displayed and you need to enter the OTP and then click on “Verify” as shown in the below screenshot

    EPFO Password Reset
  8. New Password: Now enter the new password twice in the new and confirm password, then click on Submit

    UAN Password Change
  9. Once you click on Submit, you will get a message stating that your password has changed successfully then you can log in with your new password to UAN Portal

    UAN Password

If you are trying to check your passbook balance, you can do it without using the UAN number.

UAN Portal for Employees (Members)

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) UAN member portal empowers you to conveniently manage your PF account online. Login using your UAN ID and password to access a wide range of services, including:

Reset EPFO Member Passbook Password

Did you know your EPFO UAN password unlocks both the UAN Member Portal and the EPFO Member Passbook Portal? After resetting or changing your UAN password, simply wait 6 hours before heading to the Passbook Portal to check your PF balance.(You can also check your PF balance without using the UAN number)

UAN Login Process

After the password has been changed, you can log into the UAN Member portal by following the below steps.

  1. Visit the Portal: Begin by navigating to the official UAN member portal
  2. Enter Credentials: Input your 12-digit UAN Member ID and the newly set password.

    UAN Login

  3. Secure Login: Click on the “Sign in” button
  4. Verify Identity: Provide the One-Time Password (OTP) sent to your registered mobile number, along with the CAPTCHA code.

    UAN Login
  5.  Access Granted: You will be logged into the UAN portal and the UAN Dashboard will be displayed

Explore the UAN Dashboard:

  • Manage Claims: Submit claims effortlessly for PF advances or withdrawals.
  • Update Profile: Keep your personal information current, ensuring accuracy.
  • Maintain KYC: Verify your Know Your Customer (KYC) details for a smooth experience.

UAN Customer Care & HelpDesk

UAN portal doesn’t have a dedicated customer care and helpdesk, instead if member have any issues in logging into the UAN e-Seva Member portal

PF Balance Check without UAN

You can also check your PF Balance without UAN provided your Aadhaar-linked mobile number is updated in the UAN member portal.

Check PF Balance with Missed Call

  • Dial 996604425 from your Aadhaar-linked mobile number.
  • Ensure your Aadhaar is updated on the UAN portal for this method to work.
  • Within minutes, receive an SMS with your PF balance and UAN number
    PF Balance Check Number

PF Balance Check by SMS :

  • Send an SMS to 7738299899 in the format: EPFOHO UANXXXXX (Replace XXXXX with your UAN).
  • Get your message in different languages by adding language codes:
    • Malayalam: EPFOHO UANXXXX MAL
  • Within minutes you will receive an SMS with your PF Balance and other details