Filing Unemployment Insurance Appeals

For each determination made regarding eligibility for UI benefits, a notice of the decision will be mailed to the affected parties. If you believe the decision made by the Department is incorrect, you have the right to file an appeal.

Your written appeal must be mailed, faxed, or submitted electronically to the Department within 15 calendar days of the date the decision was mailed to you. Appeals Frequently Asked Questions

There is no specific appeal form, but written appeals must contain the following information:

  • Name of person or business appealing
  • Current address
  • If claimant, social security number
  • If employer, social security number of claimant whose decision appealing
  • Date of appeal
  • Statement regarding why you are appealing
  • Signature

Claimant Appeal

To submit an appeal online as a claimant, click on the link below, login with your social security number and PIN and click "Submit Appeals Electronically."

Submit a Claimant Appeal

Employer Appeal

To submit an appeal online as an employer, click on the link below and follow the instructions.

Submit a Employer Appeal

Appeal by mail or fax

You may also submit an appeal by mail or fax.


Appeals Unit
P.O. Box 45244
Salt Lake City, UT 84145-0244

FAX: 801-526-9242