If a determination is made to deny benefits, you may request an administrative hearing conducted by an appeals referee. If the determination approves payment of benefits, a former employer may then be able to request an appeal of that determination. All request for an appeal hearing must be filed within 20 calendar days after the distributed date of the determination. If the 20th day falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday the appeal may be filed on the next business day.
You may submit your request for an appeal by mail, fax, or online through CONNECT. Please complete a Notice of Appeal for your requested by mail or fax. Please use the CONNECT guide to the file online. The following are considered the date of filing:
- Fax: Fax date-stamp
- Online: CONNECT submission date