The CARES Act significantly expands the unemployment insurance program — $600 additional compensation, extensions and assistance for self-employed individuals are all coming. We are working with our partners at U.S. Department of Labor to implement the changes as quickly as possible. We will inform you of changes that will potentially impact your unemployment benefit claim. In the meantime, file your application or weekly reports at labor.idaho.gov/claimantportal.
Unemployment Insurance COVID-19 FAQs are updated daily.
Find frequently asked questions, a link to the Claimant Portal to file for unemployment benefits, claims line phone number and other resources on our COVID-19 web page.
If you have questions about Coronavirus, please visit coronavirus.idaho.gov.