UAN can be activated by various methods, i.e. by EPFO portal, by sending an SMS or even by giving missed call.
Activate UAN via EPFO Portal
Step 1 Go to the UAN column of EPFO portal
Step 2 Click on Activate your UAN tab.
Step 3 You’ll be directed to a new window similar to the window of generating your UAN.
Step 4 Here you need to again enter all your details along with the UAN that you received via SMS.
Step 5 After you fill the entire field, you need to click on authorization pin. A PIN number would be sent to you via SMS.
Step 6 Enter the PIN in the next window and click on activate my UAN.
Step 7 After you click on Activate my UAN, you will receive a password for your UAN account, which you can use to access your UAN account.
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