Frequent Questions On Idaho Unemployment Benefits

How do I Apply for ID Unemployment Benefits?

You need to fill out your application on the the Idaho Department Of Labor Claimant Portal

On the Claimant Portal you can:

  • Submit your claim for unemployment insurance benefit.
  • Submit your weekly certification for benefits.
  • Manage your account information.
  • Access your UI claim details.
  • View your benefit payments and annual 1099-Gs  information

How can I get assistance in finding a job in ID?

IdahoWorks career counselors can assist you with:

  • Your Job search
  • Creating a professional resume
  • Posting your resume to employers
  • Finding Education, Training Services and apprenticeship opportunities
  • Getting professional advice and support

Where can I appeal the decision on my Unemployment Benefit Claim?

Your appeal must be emailed, postmarked or faxed to the Idaho Department of Labor Appeals Bureau on or before the last day stated in your decision letter.

Appeals Bureau
Idaho Department of Labor
317 W. Main St.
Boise, ID 83735-0720

Phone: (208) 332-3572
Toll-free: (800) 621-4938
Fax: (208) 334-6440

Claims Department

Phone (208) 332-8942
Fax (208) 639-3256

Idaho Department of Labor – Blaine County

733 North Main Street
Bellevue, ID 83313
phn: 208-788-3526

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