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Alabama Unemployment Office Information

The Alabama unemployment office is contained within the Department of Labor (DoL), which oversees unemployment claims in the state. The DoL provides unemployment information, including details on how to apply for unemployment and how to view the status of claims. Contact the unemployment office in Alabama to learn more about benefits, fraud claims and more. Information about unemployment benefits that are unique to Alabama can also be obtained through the DoL unemployment office, such as details about the Advantage Debit Card, which makes receiving unemployment benefits easy.

Learn About Alabama Unemployment Resources

For additional information about unemployment, review the details provided below in order to successfully contact the unemployment office in Alabama. All AL unemployment information can be obtained by contacting the DoL through the following channels:

To File a New Report or Reopen a Claim


By Phone:

File an Unemployment Claim

Contact Inquiry Line (Existing Claims)

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

To File or View the Status of Weekly Certifications 


By Phone:


334-954-4094 (Fax: 334-215-7557)

205-458-2282 (Fax: 205-458-2222)

For Unemployment Appeals

By Phone:

Appeal Request

Board of Appeals

Appeals must be submitted in writing.

To Report Unemployment Fraud

By Phone:

To Request Copies of Records (Information Disclosure)

By Phone:

Alabama Department of Labor Mailing Address

Alabama Department of Labor Office
649 Monroe St.
Montgomery, AL 36131