Idaho Unemployment

If you wish to apply for Idaho Unemployment Benefits, you can:

-Access the Idaho UI website
-Report to the nearest local Idaho Depart of Labor Office
-Call the nearest local Idaho Department of Labor office

If you are filing a claim for Idaho unemployment and live in another state, your claim can also be filed online.

Eligibility for Idaho Unemployment Insurance Benefits

-Your unemployment is totally or partially no fault of your own
-Be a US citizen or legally authorized to work in the US
-Have sufficient earnings in the base period, worked and been paid wages in at least two quarters in your base period
-Paid at least $1,872 in wages in one of those quarters
-Total wages paid during base period must total one and a quarter times highest your quarter wages
-Available for fulltime work
-Able to perform fulltime work
-Willing to actively seek fulltime work

When Filing for Idaho UI Benefits you need:

-Social Security number
-Driver’s license
-Non-US citizen needs alien registration number and card
-Employer information
-Dates you worked and ending date
-Gross earnings
-Reason for unemployment

In addition, you need your county of residence if you reside outside of the state of Idaho.