This booklet covers the basics on claiming unemployment benefits in Michigan, including eligibility, benefit rights and responsibilities, receiving payments and more.
What You Should Know When Claiming UI Benefits
There are specific rules and regulations for claiming unemployment (UI) benefits. We can help you understand these requirements and help you prepare to apply. Learn more about claiming unemployment benefits by clicking the button below.
Work registration is required each time you file a new claim unless you have a waiver. You may be required to register with Pure Michigan Talent Connect and appear in person at a Michigan Works! Service Center.