> Georgia Unemployment Insurance
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet Georgia's eligibility requirements.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the State of Georgia, have worked in the past 12 to 18 months, and have earned at least a minimum amount of wages as determined by our guidelines. You must also be able to work and available for work each week that you are collecting benefits.
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information:
Claims for unemployment insurance may be filed at any Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) Career Center. The GDOL operates 53 electronically connected local Career Centers offering a wide range of services to both job seekers and employers. To find the one nearest you, visit our website at:
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