The unemployment benefits system will be undergoing regularly scheduled maintenance from 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday, March 23.
The following services will be unavailable during this time:
For individual claimants
· Apply for unemployment benefits
· Submit a weekly claim
· Manage your unemployment benefits claim
· Restart a current claim
· Pay a benefit overpayment
· Look up your past wages for employers
· Manage your employees’ unemployment claims
· Send a secure message
· View and respond to correspondence
· File an appeal
If you have a current unemployment claim and are eligible for benefits, you will still get your payment on time. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Apply for unemployment benefits
Submit a weekly claim
Manage your unemployment benefits claim
Restart a current claim
Pay a benefit overpayment
Look up your past wages
Apply for SharedWork
Apply for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit
Manage your employees' unemployment claims
Send a secure message
View and respond to correspondence
File an appeal
SecureAccess Washington (SAW)
Use your SecureAccess Washington (SAW) username and password
What is SAW?
Employers: If you have ever paid taxes online with EAMS (Employer Account Management Services), you must use the same SAW account.
We use SecureAccesss Washington to protect your personal information
SecureAccess Washington allows Internet access to multiple government services using a single username and password. Example: you may have created a SAW account to pay your LNI premium or unemployment insurance taxes. Once you're signed in, you can change your password and access various government services.