Welcome to the Jobcase resource center for unemployment in Tennessee. If you are here, you are probably trying to figure out your unemployment benefits to keep you afloat during this challenging time. Applying for unemployment benefits can be complicated, so we put together these resources to help you navigate.
The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development runs the state’s Unemployment Insurance (UI) program.
The fastest way to file a claim is online. Click here for more information
You can also file for unemployment benefits or get help with your application by calling Telephone Support for Unemployment Insurance Filing: 844-224-5818
It is best to have all of your information ready before you start in order to avoid unnecessary delays or being locked out of your online account.
Before you file, make sure you have the following:
Your Personal Info:
Tennessee Unemployment Insurance claimants receive their benefits via the Tennessee Automated Payment (TAP) debit card or direct deposit. To receive benefits by direct deposit, you’ll need to provide your bank routing number and account number.
Your Employment Info:
Good luck, we're here to help! Information is changing quickly. Please consult the state's applicable website provided above to be sure the information is valid.