HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Acting Secretary Jennifer Berrier announced that final preparations for the new, faster, and easier-to-use unemployment benefits system, are complete and the transition will begin Sunday with the new system coming online on June 8, 2021. Acting Secretary Berrier said, “I am excited for unemployment benefit claimants to finally be able to use this new system, which is long overdue. L&I strives to provide the highest level of customer service to unemployment benefit recipients, and this new system will greatly enhance the user experience while allowing our staff to more quickly process claims.”

Jennifer Berrier