How To Check UIF Status | Ultimate Guide

In this article, you will learn how to check UIF Status online, how to check UIF Status via Call, and how to check UIF status with USSD Code.

Do you know if your application for the UIF was successful and when you will be paid? The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) gives short-term relief to workers when they become unemployed or are unable to work because of maternity, adoption and parental leave, or illness.

Learn how to check the Unemployment Insurance Fund application status below.

How To Check UIF Status | Ultimate Guide

How To Check UIF Status Online

Follow the steps below to check your UIF Status online:

To check your UIF status, follow the steps listed

Step 1: Visit the UIF website by clicking HERE /
Step 2: Click on the ‘Login button’

How To Check UIF Status Online
Step 3: Enter your username and password.
Step 4: You will be able to see the progress or the status of UIF application.

How To Check UIF Status Via Phone Call

You will receive a case number upon submitting your claim, contact the call centre at 012 337 1680 to check the progress.

How To Check UIF Claim Status Online USSD Code
The Labour Department has released a Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) to assist those who have applied for UIF benefits. The UIF USSD code is *134*843#.  Just dial the code and follow the prompt.

The UIF provides benefits to contributors who are not able to work due to retrenchment, illness, maternity leave and adoption leave. The UIF also pays out benefits to dependents of deceased contributors to the fund.

You must however have been registered with the UIF and have contributed to the fund. This contribution is equivalent to 2% of your gross monthly income. Your employer is responsible for contributing 1% to the fund and the remaining 1% is deducted from your salary.

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