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The Georgia Department of Labor matches qualified job seekers with employers and collects data to help businesses, economic developers, planners, and the workforce make quality work-related decisions.
From offering the Work Opportunity Tax Credit, which provides substantial tax benefit to employers who hire eligible workers, to administering the Unemployment Insurance system that supports the financial security of those temporarily out of work, DOL works to grow the economy and workers' positions within it.
148 Andrew Young Intl Blvd, NE
Atlanta, GA 30303-1751
New unemployment insurance claims can be filed with the Georgia Department of Labor.
Georgia Department of Labor decisions can be appealed within 15 days.
You can receive career training through the Georgia Department of Labor’s partner programs.
Find job opportunities in your professional field across the state.
Businesses that meet certain qualifications must pay unemployment insurance taxes.
Learn about Georgia’s economy, job market, businesses, and workforce.