How to correct your name, gender or date of birth in UAN online?


Do you want to correct your name, gender or DOB in UAN to match your Aadhaar card? Is your PF withdrawal is stuck because of mismatch between Aadhaar and EPF account details?

This post explains in detail on how to Correct your Name, Date of Birth or Gender in EPF as per Aadhaar card using UAN portal.

Seeding of Aadhaar to your EPF UAN is mandatory to avail all online EPF services like EPF transfer and PF withdrawal etc.

How to correct your name, gender or date of birth in EPF UAN portal?

Let us see the online process

Step 1: Login the UAN portal using your UAN number and password.

Step 2: Click the tab “manage” and select the option “Modify basic details”

Step 3: Next, provide the details like name, gender and date of birth AS PER UIDAI Data.

Step 4: Finally, click on update details. Now this request submitted to the employer to approve or reject. You can delete this request before an employer can approve. Once it is approved you can’t delete or change the details.


Once, your employer approved, it will be transmitted to the EPFO field office. The concerned EPF officer will then process the requested corrections.


Do remember these changes/update is allowed only as per Aadhaar details, so before changing anything in UAN – first try to correct for any mismatch in Aadhaar. Once your Aadhaar details are correct, then go ahead for UAN correction. Otherwise, your request will be rejected.

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