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.
To submit an appeal online as a claimant, click on the link below for Claimant Appeal, login with your social security number and PIN and click "Submit Appeals Electronically."
To submit an appeal online as an employer, click on the link below for Employer Appeal and follow the instructions.
You may also submit an appeal by mail or fax.
The address for mailing your written appeal is:
P.O. Box 45244
Salt Lake City, UT 84145-0244
The fax number for submitting your written appeal is: 801-526-9242
There is no specific appeal form, but your written appeal must contain the following information:
- Name of the person or business that is appealing
- Your current address
- If you are the claimant, your social security number
- If you are the employer, the social security number of the claimant whose decision you are appealing
- The date of the appeal
- Statement regarding why you are appealing
- Your signature