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To contact a Disability Insurance (DI) representative or to use the DI Automated Phone Information System:

  • English: 1-800-480-3287
  • Spanish: 1-866-658-8846
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the DI number (1-800-480-3287) to the operator
  • TTY: 1-800-563-2441

Representatives are available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Pacific time), Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.

For more information and a listing of office locations, visit State Disability Insurance Office Locations.

To contact a Paid Family Leave (PFL) representative or to use the PFL Automated Phone Information System:

  • English: 1-877-238-4373
  • Spanish: 1-877-379-3819
  • Cantonese: 1-866-692-5595
  • Vietnamese: 1-866-692-5596
  • Armenian: 1-866-627-1567
  • Punjabi: 1-866-627-1568
  • Tagalog: 1-866-627-1569
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the PFL number (1-877-238-4373) to the operator
  • TTY: 1-800-445-1312

Representatives are available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Pacific time), Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.

For more information and a listing of office locations, visit State Disability Insurance Office Locations.

To contact a Payroll Taxes representative or to use the Automated Phone Information System:

  • Phone: 1-888-745-3886
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the Payroll Tax Assistance number (1-888-745-3886) to the operator
  • TTY: 1-800-547-9565

Representatives are available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Pacific time), Monday through Friday, except on state holidays.

For more information and a listing of office locations, visit Contact Payroll Taxes. Visit Office Locator to find an employment tax office near you.

If you have a question about your Unemployment Insurance (UI) claim, log in to UI OnlineSM and select Contact Us.

If you do not need to speak with a UI representative, call the UI Self-Service Phone Line, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:

  • English: 1-866-333-4606
  • Spanish: 1-866-333-4606

To contact a UI representative:

  • English: 1-800-300-5616
  • Spanish: 1-800-326-8937
  • Cantonese: 1-800-547-3506
  • Mandarin: 1-866-303-0706
  • Vietnamese: 1-800-547-2058
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the UI number (1-800-300-5616) to the operator
  • TTY: 1-800-815-9387

Representatives are available 8 a.m. to 12 noon (Pacific time), Monday through Friday, except state holidays. For more information, visit Contact UI.

America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM

Visit Office Locator to contact an America’s Job Center of California near you. For general workforce services information:

  • Phone: 1-916-654-7799
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the Workforce Services number (916-654-7799) to the operator

To find a job, list a job opening, and browse other online employment services, visit CalJOBSSM. For assistance, call CalJOBS at 1-800-758-0398.

Labor Market Information

For labor market information questions, comments, or suggestions:

  • Phone: 916-262-2162
  • Fax: 916-262-2352
  • California Relay Service (711): Provide the Labor Market Information number (916-262-2162) to the operator

Note: We offer labor market consulting services to help workforce partners and employers find, access, and use labor market information and services. View Labor Market Consultants by County (PDF) for a phone and email listing of Labor Market consultants in California.

If you have comments, suggestions, or complaints, download and complete the Comments, Suggestions, and/or Complaints Form (DE 8123) in your preferred language. The following documents are PDFs. To complete them, you may need to download and save them on the computer, then open them with the no-cost Adobe Reader.

You can also download the following Language Access Complaint posters:

If you think that you have been discriminated, please view the EDD Equal Opportunity Notice.

Use the following addresses to contact the EDD by mail. Do not mail applications or claim-related materials. Visit File an Unemployment Insurance Claim or State Disability Insurance for information about submitting claim information.

General Questions or Comments
Employment Development Department
PO Box 826880, MIC 83
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Disability Insurance or Paid Family Leave
Employment Development Department
PO Box 826880 - DICO, MIC 29
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Labor Market Information Division
Employment Development Department
P.O. Box 826880, MIC 57
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Tax Assistance: Employers - General Correspondence
Employment Development Department
Taxpayer Assistance Center
P.O. Box 826880
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Unemployment Insurance
Employment Development Department
PO Box 826880 - UIPCD, MIC 40
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Workforce Services Branch
Employment Development Department
Branch Support Unit
PO Box 826880, MIC 69
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

Language Access Complaints
Equal Employment Opportunity Office
P.O. BOX 826880, MIC 49
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001