Unemploymentclaims.org is a privately owned website that is not owned or operated by any government agency.
We are an online resource to help answer your questions, check eligibility and assist in applying for Unemployment. You will also be advised if you qualify for additional benefit programs and receive our benefit guide.
To file an Unemployment Insurance (UI) claim, you need to provide proper documentation and information.
You will need:
Iowa Unemployment Resources
Appealing Denied Benefits
You will also need to meet all eligibility requirements.
Once you file your initial claim, you must report your continued claim each week to certify your eligibility and keep receiving benefits.
Each week, you must certify:
Reporting or omitting information to qualify for UI benefits is punished by the law. Attempts to claim and receive benefits fraudulently can result in loss of benefits, fines or imprisonment.
To report claimant fraud, call 515-281-5792 or visit: http://www.iowaworkforce.org/.
To report employer fraud, call 515-281-5792 or visit: http://www.iowaworkforce.org/.