Tulare County Unemployment Office

Find Tulare 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.


Tulare County Employment Connection û Dinuba 400 West Tulare Street Dinuba CA 93618 559-406-1001


Tulare County Employment Connection û Porterville 1063 West Henderson Avenue Porterville CA 93257 559-788-1400

Tulare County Employment Connection û Tulare 115 East Tulare Avenue Tulare CA 93274 559-684-1987

Tulare County Employment Connection û Visalia 4025 West Noble Avenue Visalia CA 93277 559-713-5000

About Tulare County Unemployment Offices

Tulare County Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the California State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Tulare County, CA. Tulare 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 Tulare County unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • California unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Tulare County Unemployment

Tulare County Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Tulare County Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Tulare 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 Tulare 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

Tulare 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 Tulare 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 Tulare County

Tulare 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. Tulare 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

Tulare 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.