Unemployment Insurance Updates
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If you are an employee who has been furloughed and your employer has notified you that you are now being laid off, you must:
Register or reactivate your account with HireNet Hawaii. This is a requirement to receive Unemployment Insurance benefits.
Go to HireNet Hawaii and either click on “Not Registered Yet” or sign in.
Update the General Information and Background Information tabs with current information.
Create a resume within HireNet Hawaii or upload it if you already have one – select “Resume Builder”. Your resume must be posted for potential employers to view.
If you have any questions or need assistance registering for HireNet Hawaii, please contact the Maui American Job Center at 270-5770. We can help!
The employers have the ability to report this information via the UI web portal for employers at http://labor.hawaii.gov/ui/main/new-employer-website/
For initial claims: https://huiclaims.hawaii.gov/#/
Click on "Get Started"
Other helpful phone numbers for Unemployment Insurance are:
For Password Reset -
For appointments over phone -
All other information -
Request for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) firstname.lastname@example.org
Requests to backdate the claim email@example.com
Requests for updates and corrections firstname.lastname@example.org