How to claim UIF
you intend to start the process of a UIF claim application, I would advise you
to read the below to familiarise yourself with who may be able to claim UIF:
is important to note that you need to pay UIF in order to be able to claim UIF
is a list of possibilities that will entitle you to be able to claim benefits:
is a list of possibilities when you will NOT to be able to claim benefits:
- Your employer retrench
- You got fired
- Your contract expired
- You are going on
maternity leave and will not be paid for the 4 month period
- You resign from
- You abscond your
- You get dismissed due to fraudulent
you will be able to claim, below is a process of your UIF benefits claim. You need to register your claim within 6
months of your last day of employment.The
following documents need to accompany your trip to the labour department
- Your employer need to provide you with a UIF 19 form. This is a declaration of the period of employment,
your latest salary and the reason for leaving employment.
- Your ID book.
- A UI2.8 that need to be stamped by your bank, including a bank
- Last 3 months payslips.
all the best with your UIF claim.