Shelbyville Unemployment Office in Shelbyville Tennessee

Address and phone number for Shelbyville Unemployment Office, a Unemployment Office, at North Main Street, Shelbyville TN.


Name
Shelbyville Unemployment Office
Address
301 North Main Street, Shelbyville, Tennessee, 37160
Phone
931-685-5000

About the Shelbyville Unemployment Office

The Shelbyville Unemployment Office, located in Shelbyville, TN, is a government agency that oversees Tennessee unemployment compensation programs and unemployment insurance. A local branch of the Tennessee Department of Labor, the Unemployment Office, issues unemployment benefits to individuals in Shelbyville who have lost their jobs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying for Tennessee unemployment benefits
  • Filing an unemployment insurance claim
  • Tennessee eligibility for unemployment
  • Rules for receiving unemployment benefits
  • Appealing an unemployment ruling
  • Problems receiving benefits
  • Making an appointment
Shelbyville Unemployment Eligibility

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Shelbyville, workers must meet eligibility requirements. These include a recent earnings history, a valid reason for leaving their last job, and actively looking for employment. In Tennessee, some workers do not qualify for unemployment benefits, including the self-employed. In most cases, individuals who are unable to work, those who were fired with cause, and those who turn down job offers may be ineligible for TN unemployment benefits.

Filing for Unemployment in Shelbyville

The Unemployment Office oversees the application process to receive unemployment benefits. The office reviews application materials to ensure workers meet the Tennessee unemployment eligibility guidelines. In some cases, applicants may need to make an appointment for an interview. The Shelbyville Unemployment Office also reviews the reasons for applicants' unemployment to make sure they meet eligibility requirements. Contact Shelbyville Unemployment Office for more information on filing for unemployment.

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The Shelbyville Unemployment Office can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Shelbyville, the unemployment benefit calculation aims to replace a percentage of the worker's previous earnings. Tennessee caps unemployment benefits at a maximum weekly amount. In Bedford County, recipients can collect unemployment benefits for up to 26 weeks, though state or federal guidelines may extend benefits during economic downturns.

Appealing an Unemployment Decision

If the Shelbyville Unemployment Office denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Shelbyville Unemployment Office offers an appeals process, which may include interviews and hearings. For information on how to appeal a decision, including denied benefits, job search decision, or job training requirements, contact the main office.

Tennessee Unemployment

In Tennessee, the local Office of Unemployment Compensation, Unemployment Office, and Office of Unemployment Insurance work together to provide unemployment benefits. These offices work with the Tennessee Department of Labor to provide unemployment insurance and support for TN residents. In addition to contacting Shelbyville Unemployment Office, Shelbyville residents can also reach out to the Tennessee Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the Shelbyville Unemployment Office

You may contact the Shelbyville Unemployment Office by calling 931-685-5000, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Shelbyville Unemployment Office, 301 North Main Street, Shelbyville, Tennessee, 37160.


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