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Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
633 17th Street, Suite 201
Denver, CO  80202-3660
Phone: 303-318-8000

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Unemployment Insurance Benefits

File a Regular Unemployment Claim
If you had $2,500 or more in W-2 wages in the last 18 months and are unemployed or working reduced hours, file a regular unemployment claim. 
File a Claim Online

Call Center Hours
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 12 noon to 4 p.m.

Denver Metro:  303-318-9000 or Toll-Free:  1-800-388-5515

Spanish Denver Metro:  303-318-9333 or Toll-Free: 1-866-422-0402

Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TTD) Denver Metro: 303-318-9016 or Toll Free: 1-800-894-7730

Request Payment Every Two Weeks
Online:
MyUI Claimant (after you have a claim)

By Phone: Denver Metro 303-813-2800 or Toll-Free 888-550-2800 

File a Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claim
File a Pandemic Unemployment Assistance claim if:

  • You had only 1099 wages or were only self-employed in the last 18 months and are unemployed or working reduced hours. 

  • You exhausted your unemployment benefits on your regular claim and are unemployed or working reduced hours.

File a Claim Online

Call Center Hours
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 12 noon to 4 p.m.
303-536-5615

Request Payment Every Week
Online:
PUA Online (after you have a claim)
By phone: 303-536-5615 (during call center hours)


Contact Unemployment Insurance to File a Claim

Do you need help filing an unemployment claim but cannot get through to the call center? Please complete this request for a return call. We will contact you in the next five business days at the phone number you provide.

  • Submit your information only once for a return call.

  • Once you submit a request, wait for us to call you.

  • Only help filing a claim can be submitted here.

    • If you have a question about a claim you already filed

      • Log in to MyUI Claimant if it is a regular unemployment claim or check the worker FAQs.

Log in to your account on the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance application if it is a PUA claim or check the PUA FAQs.


Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
633 17th Street, Suite 201
Denver, CO  80202-3660

303-318-8000