Unemployment/Employee Info

If you have been laid off, terminated from your job or if your employment status ahs changed, please do not wait to file for unemployment:

Expanded hours for filing online unemployment claims http://ui.nv.gov/css.html. Work-search requirement & 7-day wait period for approved unemployment benefits to be waived, allowing those submitting claims to receive benefits as soon as possible.


File for unemployment if you are no longer receiving any pay from your employer, this includes sick leave and vacation time. You can also file if your hours have been drastically reduced and are receiving less than $469 gross earning per week.


Filing Online:


You will need the following:

Names, addresses, phone number, and dates of where you have worked for your last 2 jobs. (Will need corporate names)

Your Social Security Number

If you are not a citizen of the United States, you MUST have your A-number and expiration date.


How to create a Nevada unemployment insurance account online

English: https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=VhVcEV9JqfI&feature=youtu.be

Spanish: https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=CDHQIW627AA&feature=youtu.be


How to file a new Nevada unemployment insurance initial claim

English: https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=lZ5F9OKnhAw

Spanish: https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=s0FNa2Ms1l4&amp=&feature=youtu.be

Filing Over the Phone

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 8:00pm

File For Claims:  (702) 486-0350

Registering with Job Connect Claimants must also register with JobConnect to receive benefits. They can register online at www.EmployNV.gov or call (702) 486-0100


ONLINE Website Technical Help: When you are reporting Unemployment Insurance claim problems via email, please include your full name, Claimant ID, or only the last four digits of your social Security ID.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (775) 684-0427


Security Help Desk for Login or PIN Assistance ONLY – Phone:  (702) 486-3293


Southern Nevada Claim Center Phone: (702) 486-0157

Voice Relay

Phone: (800) 326-6868


Handbook Instructions:

English: http://ui.nv.gov/PDFS/UINV_Claimant_Guide.pdf

Spanish: http://ui.nv.gov/PDFS/UINV_Claimant_Guide_SP.pdf