File NJ Unemployment Claim Online reminds you to be careful of websites that charge fees for filing unemployment insurance claims. The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development do not charge any fee to file an unemployment claim. You may file your new unemployment claim, or reopen an existing claim via the Internet if you meet all the following requirements:
All of your work was in New Jersey in the past 18 months;
You did not work for the federal government in the past 18 months;
You did not serve in the military in the past 18 months;
You did not work as a maritime employee in the past 18 months;
You do not reside outside the United States;
You do not want to reopen or file a claim for extended benefits.
There are no restrictions on the web. Claims may be filed 24 hours a day, seven days a week at www.njuifile.net. It’s quick, easy and secure. Visit NJ unemployment claim phone number to find out which phone number is the one for your region.
File NJ Unemployment Claim Online is also website of State of New Jersey, department of labor and workforce development: lwd.dol.state.nj.us. Visit it to get more information if you find your questions about how to file NJ unemployment claims cannot be answered here.
If you meet these requirements, you can file your unemployment claim via the internet. The official online claim website is: www.njuifile.net. Please note that www.njuifile.net is used for filing a new unemployment claim, reopening a claim (excluding an extended benefits claim) or claiming weekly benefits. It cannot be used to contact the agency. If you have a question about your claim or about unemployment insurance, click here.
Your claim will be dated the Sunday of the week in which you call so make sure you call during the week you want your claim to begin. Our week runs Sunday to Saturday. Call volume is heaviest on Mondays, so for faster service, call later in the week.