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  • 8/6/2015

    OLYMPIA – The Washington Service Corps and Washington Reading Corps will dispatch about 700 members around the state this fall to help meet educational, environmental, health and public safety needs. More than 150 of them will serve in distressed counties.

  • Finding business-friendly programs is as easy as ESD

    Finding business-friendly programs is as easy as ESD 

    by Chad Pearson, Shared Work marketing manager for the Employment Security Department (6/1/15)

    The Employment Security Department (ESD) isn’t just “the unemployment office” anymore. A full suite of business programs is available to help employers be successful.

             Find your next employee of the month through our partnership with WorkSource. 

             Dial the employer help line to find information on your taxes and wages.



  • Mailing addresses and fax numbers for benefit claimants

    Mailing addresses and fax numbers for benefit claimants

    Request for an appealClaims Center AppealsP.O. Box 19018Olympia, WA 98507-0018Fax: 800-301-1795

    Petition for reviewAgency Records CenterP.O. Box 9555Olympia, WA 98507-9555

    Advice-of-rights form, questionnaires about your job separation, and other requests for information to determine your eligibility for benefitsUnemployment Insurance ImagingP.O. Box 19019Olympia, WA 98507-0019Fax: 800-301-1796


    Paper weekly-claim …


  • Laws and regulations

    Relevant laws and regulations

    Find laws and regulations pertaining to individuals, groups and employers served by Employment Security at the state legislature's Web site.

    Revised Code of Washington (RCW)

    Washington Administrative Code (WAC)

    New laws – Chapter 3, Laws of 2009Benefit amount changes - (sections 2 - 3)Training benefits - (sections 4 - 5)Shared work - (sections 7 - 12)Benefit charging - (sections 13-14)

    Agency rulemaking

    Equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in programs …


  • Recent rulemaking activity

    Rulemaking Activity Archive

    Formal electronic retention of final rulemaking files began in late 2017. For records prior to that date please follow the standard public disclosure request process to received hard copy records. 

    Recently completed activities

    2017Jan - Jul 2017 rulemaking agenda

    Delinquent tax rates

    Expedited rule-making – eliminating obsolete language

    Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)



    Implementation of new computer system

    Job search …


  • Employer resources forms and publications

    Employer resources forms and publications


    Paid Family and Medical Leave employer toolkit (PDF)

     Hiring forms

    Alien Employment Certification form ETA 750a

    Alien Employment Certification instructions

    Exempt family officers private corporation form

    Exempt officers private corporation form

    Exempt officers public corporation form

    PEO new client or client termination form

    PEO new client or client termination instructions

    Prevailing …


  • General employers FAQ

    General FAQ for employers

      Q: How can I read and reply to requests for information about my employees who have applied for benefits?A: You can access letters and notices we’ve mailed to you and respond to requests for information online using eServices. Find more information about creating your eServices account.  You can also respond by mail.

    Q. Can someone refuse a job and continue to collect unemployment benefits?A. Claimants need to actively pursue suitable work to continue collecting …


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