California Unemployment Phone Number
You can call the toll free number 1-866-333-4606 for unemployment insurance services. If you are calling to file a claim, you must call by Friday to collect credit for the week. This automated self-service system can be employed by customers who do not need to speak to a representative. Information is available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.
EDD representatives are available by phone Monday through Friday, between 8 a.m. to 12 noon (Pacific Time), except on California state holidays.
The list of UI phone numbers are:
English – 1-800-300-5616
Spanish – 1-800-326-8937
Mandarin – 1-866-303-0706
Cantonese – 1-800-547-3506