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How Do I Qualify For Unemployment Benefits?

The main qualification requirements are as follows:

  • You must meet certain earnings requirements. That means that you must have earned enough wages in your claim base period to monetarily establish a claim.
  • You must be unemployed through no fault of your own.
  • You must be able to work, available for work and searching for work.
The Benefits Rights and Responsibilities pamphlet will provide more detailed information.

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