Managing Agency Arizona

Program Description

Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Arizona's eligibility requirements.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Arizona, have worked in the past 12 to 18 months, and have earned at least a minimum amount of wages as determined by our guidelines. You must also be able to work and available for work each week that you are collecting benefits.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

In order to establish your unemployment insurance claim online, please visit:
https://des.az.gov/content/apply-ui-benefits

Program Contact Information

If you have a specific question regarding your claim, you may telephone 602-364-2722, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. for assistance.

For more information, please visit the Employment Administration's web site at:

http://www.azdes.gov/esa/

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