New York Unemployment Office Location

Below is the contact information for the New York unemployment office. They can provide you with the New York unemployment application process and eligibility requirements, get status on your New York unemployment claim and answer questions or issues about your unemployment benefits, insurance etc. You can view their site online at To find out how to file for unemployment, New York unemployment eligibility.

If you lost your job, you need to file for unemployment right away. This office can help you with any questions or issues you might have about filing for unemployment in New York. Items you will need when you file are: your social security number, your mailing address, current phone number, names, addresses and dates of employment of all your past employers for the last 2 years and your alien registration card if you're not a US citizen. Also, unemployment benefits are considered income and are therefore taxable by the federal government. They may not, however, be taxed by your state. It's essential to keep accurate records and report all of your income.

  • Unemployment Office Location

  • New York Department of Labor
    PO Box 15130
    Albany, NY 12212
  • Unemployment Office Phone Number

  • The phone number to call the New York unemployment office is 888-209-8124. You can fax their office at 518-485-7377.
  • Unemployment Online

  • To view the website for New York unemployment online, click here.