Contact information for unemployed workers

  

Submit questions about unemployment benefits eligibility, the application process, receiving your check, filing a weekly claim, qualifying for special benefits or overpayments 

  • Secure online form 
  • 800-318-6022
  • Persons with hearing or speaking impairments can call Washington Relay Service 711

Apply for unemployment benefits

  • Online
  • 800-318-6022
  • Persons with hearing or speaking impairments can call Washington Relay Service 711

Request assistance in other languages 

Disagree with a benefits decision? You can appeal (in writing) by fax or mail

  • Fax: 800-301-1795
  • Mail: Claims Center Appeals
    P.O. Box 19018
    Olympia, WA 98507

Arrange repayment of benefits you’re not entitled to receive 

  • Email 
  • 866-697-4831
  • Persons with hearing or speaking impairments can call Washington Relay Service 711
  • Fax: 360-902-9270
  • Mail repayments: Benefit Payment Control
    Employment Security Department
    P.O. Box 24928
    Seattle, WA 98124

Job opportunities with Employment Security  

Report benefits cheaters

  • Office of Special Investigations
    P.O. Box 9046
    Olympia, WA 98507


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