Unemployment Insurance Funds provides a range of benefits to contributors who have lost income. These benefits cover individuals for illness leave, maternity leave, reduced work time, adoption leave and parental leave..
How to Apply UIF Benefits
To activate your Employee account you need to have the following documents and information available:
- Your valid 13 Digit South African ID number
- Your e-mail address where all correspondence will be emailed
- Cell phone number mandatory
As an online registered Employee you will be able to securely submit your Application for Benefits (for Unemployment, Reduced Time Benefits, Maternity, Illness and Adoption), to submit Continuation of Benefits and Notice of Appeal.