Q) I worked in NY but moved to Florida after my termination. How do I file a unemployment insurance benefit claim? W NY? I am already registered in NY. I know it can transfer butbI font know how to start it. Thank you.
A) According to NY Department of Labor: Promptly file your claim, in the first week that you lose your job. You must serve an unpaid “waiting period,” equal to one full week of unemployment benefits, before you receive payments. A delay in filing may cost you benefits.
How to File
It is best to apply for UI online. Sign in with your NY.GOV ID and follow the instructions to file a claim. You may file your claim:
Monday – Thursday from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm (Eastern Time)
Friday from 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday – all day
Sunday until 7 pm
Call our Telephone Claim Center, toll-free during business hours to file a claim.
8 am to 5 pm, Monday – Friday
Your experience will be shared on unemploymentoffice.us
State Unemployment Offices
Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming