Seeding of Aadhaar as KYC with UAN
As per the policy of the government for optimum use of information technology for efficient service delivery and widening the reach of EPF benefits, Union Minster of State for Labour and Employment (Independent Charge) Bandaru Dattatreya launched Aadhaar Seeding Application.
The EPFO has developed this Aadhaar seeding application with support of the Common Service Centers (CSC) and CDAC. The CSCs are ICT enabled front end service delivery points at the village level for delivery of government and private services.
With the implementation of Aadhaar Seeding Application, now a The EPFO has developed this Aadhaar seeding application with support of the Common Service Centers (CSC) and CDAC. (PTI) Provident Fund member or a pensioner can walk in any of the field offices of EPFO or CSC outlets with UAN & Aadhaar and seed the Aadhaar with the UAN.
The following link http://aadhaar.epfoservices.com:8080/EPFOWeb/ portal provides facility for seeding of Aadhaar through e-KYC mode against the Universal Account Number (UAN) of members. The portal would be used by EPFO Field offices and CSC centres for facilitation purpose.
Seeding Aadhaar number as KYC with UAN in respect of members whose Aadhaar details are matching with EPFO/UAN records.
Companies to use CSC service for Seeding of Aadhaar as KYC with UAN has the following benefits
- Time Saving
- Door step service
Services offered by CSC are
- UAN – Aadhar Linking
- Aadhar Correction – To match with their details corresponding to the details as in UAN
- PVC Aadhar Cards
- Aadhar New Enrolments
In the above context to extend the above type of services to the EPF subscribers in getting their KYC updated through system ,obtaining UAN etc., Also,EPF pensioners are required to submit their digital life certificate from 1st of November every year so as to get uninterrupted monthly pension for the subsequent calendar year.