Submission information for PUA, FPUC applications

Posted on Jun 18 2020

The CNMI Department of Labor is now accepting applications for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance and Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation on Saipan, Rota, and Tinian starting yesterday, June 17, 2020, through Dec. 26, 2020. There are two ways individuals may submit applications for PUA/FPUC in the CNMI.

Online application submissions

Claimants may apply for PUA and FPUC online by logging onto and submitting an initial claim. After filing an initial claim, individuals may continue to use the online portal to submit weekly claim certifications.
Manual application submissions 

Claimants may submit PUA/FPUC paper applications to various DOL locations on Saipan, Rota, and Tinian. Application packets are available for downloading and printing at Application packets will also be available for pick-up at the following locations (from 8am to 12pm, Monday-Friday):
SAIPAN: (strictly drive-thru)  
CNMI Department of Labor 
Division of Employment Services 
Building # 1334, Ascencion Drive
Capital Hill, Saipan MP 96950  
*Various tent locations  


Sinapalo Youth Center
Sinapalo 1, Rota, MP 96951

Edu’s Plaza, 1st Floor
San Jose Village, Tinian, MP 96952
Tinian Public Library
San Jose Village, Tinian, MP 96952

PUA/FPUC questions

Individuals are encouraged to email or call any of the following numbers between 8am and 4pm, (Monday-Friday) for any PUA/FPUC-related inquiries.
• 670-989-9089  
• 670-989-9090
• 670-989-9080
• 670-989-9081
• 670-989-9083
• 670-989-9084

• 670-989-9001

• 670-989-9000

Fraud hotline

Individuals are encouraged to call 670-989-9095 to report any perceived instances of waste, fraud or abuse pertaining to the PUA/FPUC programs. (PR)

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