Welcome to the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Division Homepage!
Call Center (all claims): (833)-901-2272 or (808)-762-5751 and (833)-901-2275 or (808)-762-5752
DLIR Launches New Website
The Department of Labor & Industrial Relations has launched a new website to provide answers to frequently asked questions, to share information alerts and to provide other resources related to Hawaii unemployment. The website will be updated regularly to address common concerns and to notify claimants of potential scams and fraud protection measures.
Visit https://hawaiiunemploymentinfo.com for the latest information.
Form 1099-G Information
1099-G forms are automatically generated for all individuals where an unemployment compensation payment was made. If you received a 1099-G and did NOT file a claim for unemployment benefits, complete the Declaration of Identity Theft form, attach a copy of the 1099-G and any other documentation showing that a fraudulent claim for unemployment benefits was filed in your name, and return by mail. For more fraud information click here.
Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC)
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) extended the $300 plus-up for qualified weekly benefit payments until the week ending September 4, 2021. To receive the $300 plus-up, please continue to file your weekly claim certifications.
How to Apply for Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) provides an additional 13 weeks of benefits to those who have exhausted their regular benefits. You must have a zero dollar ($0) balance before you apply. How to Apply for PEUC
Lost Wages Assistance Program (LWA)
On August 8, 2020, President Trump signed a Presidential Memorandum authorizing the “Assistance Program for Lost Wages” which provides for an additional benefit of a $300 payment per week, to eligible claimants from the week of unemployment ending August 1, 2020 through September 5, 2020.