Workers can appeal against a decision of the Commissioner or a claims officer.
The Commissioner of the Unemployment Insurance Fund or a claims officer may reject your claim for benefits.
You can appeal a decision of the Commissioner or a claims officer at a Regional Appeals Committee by sending the UI-12 form to your nearest provincial office. (Regional Appeals Committees have not been established yet, until they have, please forward your form to the UIF Head Office).
You can appeal a decision of a regional appeals committee at the National Appeals Committee by sending the UI-12 form to the UIF Head Office.
Based on Legislation in Section 16, of the Unemployment Insurance Act
Originally appeared on labour.gov.za on 19-11-2007. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of estome. estome accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or fairness of the article, nor does the information contained herein constitute advice, legal or otherwise.