Unemployment FAQs

Please select from an Unemployment category below to get more help or review a comprehensive list of frequently asked questions updated weekly here.

null I am on a temporary layoff and will be returning to my job soon, so I don’t need to look for new work. Will I be automatically registered with KANSASWORKS when I file for unemployment?

Yes. The application process for filing for unemployment benefits includes automatic registration with KANSASWORKS as a courtesy service to all claimants. You can access your account via KANSASWORKS to use their services if you are interested in other employment opportunities. If you are on a temporary layoff and are not interested in applying for other job opportunities, you may disregard the information provided to you.