Orange County Unemployment Office

Find Orange County California unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.


Anaheim CA Unemployment Office 290 South Anaheim Boulevard Anaheim CA 92805 714-765-4350


Anaheim One-Stop System Satellite 2450 East Lincoln Avenue Anaheim CA 92806 714-518-2315

Buena Park One-Stop Satellite 6281 Beach Boulevard Buena Park CA 90621 714-562-9200

Irvine One-Stop Center 125 Technology Drive Irvine CA 92618 949-341-8000

ORANGE County CA Unemployment Office 12900 Garden Grove Boulevard Garden Grove CA 92843 714-636-9095

Orange County CA Unemployment Office 311 West Yale Loop Irvine CA 92604 714-936-8638

Orange County CA Unemployment Office 1853 Raymond Avenue Anaheim CA 92801 714-956-6662

Orange County CA Unemployment Office 1811 West La Habra Boulevard La Habra CA 90631 562-905-7076

San Juan Capistrano One-Stop Satellite 29222 Rancho Viejo Road San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-481-9724

Santa Ana WIB Career Center 1000 East Santa Ana Boulevard Santa Ana CA 92701 714-565-2600

Westminster One-Stop Center 5405 Garden Grove Boulevard Westminster CA 92683 714-241-4900

About Orange County Unemployment Offices

Orange County Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the California State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Orange County, CA. Orange County unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Orange County unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • California unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Orange County Unemployment

Orange County Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Orange County Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Orange County Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the California Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout CA.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Orange County Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in California.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Orange County Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in Orange County is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in Orange County

Orange County Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. Orange County Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

Orange County Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate California Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.