The Unemployment Insurance Fund provides temporary relief for people who have become unemployed or have to take off from work for a number of reasons.
The UIF offers benefits for unemployment, maternity leave, parental leave, adoption leave, illness and to dependents of a deceased UIF contributor.
If you have any enquiries related to UIF benefits you can contact the UIF by using the following channels.
Call: 012 337 1997 (Switchboard), 0800 030 007 (Call Centre)
Fax Fax Number: 086 713 3000
Street Address UIF Building 230 Lilian Ngoyi Street, Absa Towers, Pretoria Central
Postal Address: The UIF, Pretoria, 0052
Ufiling Enquiries [email protected]
The UIF Call Centre operates from 7:30 to 4:00, Monday to Friday.
Employees can also log into the UIF Ufiling website at https://ufiling.labour.gov.za/uif/
The Ufiling website allows employees to apply for UIF benefits, submit a request for UIF benefits, view claims history, submit a notice of appeal and view their "Employee Declaration Status".