Nebraska Unemployment Offices

If you live in the Nebraska, Lincoln, Omaha or other Nebraska cities and you need to apply for unemployment in Nebraska, or locate Nebraska unemployment offices, you can use the Nebraska unemployment phone numbers provided below. To apply for unemployment in Nebraska you will need to call to set up a new unemployment claim. If you’ve already got an existing unemployment claim in Nebraska, you may also use the following information for inquiries regarding your claim.

Telephone Numbers and Hours of Operation
To file an initial New Claim application or to Reopen an existing claim call numbers below

Lincoln Area (402) 458-2500
Omaha Area (402) 829-2800
Toll Free Number 1-877-725-9918

Automated telephone Initial/Reopen claims system is available & Claims Specialists are available Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Central Time