Have you lost your job? You may qualify for temporary income to support you while you look for a new one.
Did you file for unemployment insurance benefits? To stay eligible, you must make a request for benefits each week you are unemployed.
We may ask you for more information about your unemployment claim. Find out how to respond to questionnaires and submit additional documents to the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA).
Learn how to upload or mail additional documents and information to the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) in support of your claim.
Was your claim for unemployment benefits denied? Learn how to request an appeal.
Use the Massachusetts online job bank to find your next job.
Reporting fraud helps protect unemployment benefits for those who really need them. If you suspect someone may be committing fraud, report it to the Unemployment Insurance Program Integrity Department.
Before an attorney can bill a claimant for legal services in an appeal, DUA must approve the amount of the attorney’s legal fees. This legal requirement applies only to attorneys that are representing claimants, not employers.
Do you wish to request your weekly unemployment benefits by phone? Learn how to create a TeleCert PIN.