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North Dakota Unemployment Information

For unemployment benefits in North Dakota, you basically need to do the following:

  • Register with the unemployment agency
  • Look for work each week and complete a minimum of two job contacts per week
  • Accurately document your work search submit work search logs weekly at State of ND UI ICE
  • Register for work with www.jobsnd.com

Documentation Requirements:

Weekly records should include a list of your work search activities, including:
  • Date of application
  • Company name and address
  • Person contacted
  • Telephone number, fax number, and/or e-mail address of the employer
  • Position applied for
  • Method of contact and results of contact
  • Whether an application or resume was submitted
You must document your work search online at State of ND UI ICE. A work search log can be found at North Dakota Unemployment Insurance Claimant Guide.

Disclaimer: This is our best attempt at summarizing the rules in North Dakota. For the official details, see North Dakota Job Service.