Unemployment Insurance Benefits

1099-G Tax Information for 2014 is now available. To access this information, select the 'View/Print 1099-G Tax Statement' link below. 1099's are only available online and will not be mailed to you.

*The "Claim Your Weekly Benefits" application has been revised and enhanced with increased automated processing in order to provide more efficient service. Additional information and instructions are available for your convenience. To access these instructions please click the "To View Instructions" button located in the lower left hand corner of the page titled "New Jersey Internet Application for Claiming Weekly Unemployment Insurance Benefits".

 Apply for a new unemployment claim or reopen your existing claim 

File or Reopen Your UI Claim 

 Apply for or change your direct deposit account information 

Add/Change Your Direct Deposit 

Use this option to continue to claim your weekly benefits.  This service is available 7 am (EST) to 6 pm (EST), Monday - Friday, Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm and Sunday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Claim Your Weekly Benefits

 Change your current address and/or telephone number

Address/Telephone Number Change 

 Obtain information about your claim such as status, weekly benefit rate, remaining claim balance and any scheduled appointments 

Claim Status 

 View and print your 1099-G tax statement 

View/Print 1099-G Tax Statement