Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board

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Contact the Board

Executive Offices

Executive offices of the Appeal Board are located in Troy and Brooklyn.

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board (mailing address)
P.O. Box 29002
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone: (718) 613-3500
Fax: (718) 613-3507

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board (mailing address)
P.O. Box 15126
Albany, NY 12212-5126

Phone: (518) 402-0205
Fax: (518) 402-0215

There are two levels at the Appeal Board:

The Hearing Section

The Hearing section offices are located in eight locations throughout the state. See the office directory below. Call, write or fax the Hearing section office indicated on your Notice of Hearing if you have a question regarding:

  1. scheduling, rescheduling, postponing or reopening your hearing for any reason;
  2. obtaining documents or witnesses at your hearing;
  3. sending documents to be added to your file; or
  4. any other questions about your hearing.

The Appeal Section

Call, write or fax the Appeal section office if you have received a hearing decision, and you have filed an appeal (a review of your case by members of the Appeal Board), and you have a question regarding:

  1. whether your request has been received by the Appeal Board;
  2. submitting a statement in support of your appeal;
  3. replying to your opponent's statement;
  4. asking the Appeal Board to reconsider a decision in your case; or
  5. any other questions about your case on appeal.

To request an appeal (a review of your case by members of the Appeal Board), carefully follow the instructions on the back of the Administrative Law Judge's decision. Remember, the request for an appeal is time-sensitive. For information about your appeal, call or write:

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board-Appeal Section Office (mailing address)
P.O. Box 15126
Albany, NY 12212-5126

Telephone: (518) 402-0205
Fax: (518) 402-6208

Office Directory - Hearing Offices

For general information, such as finding out the status of a hearing request or requesting an adjournment, or if you have received a default decision for failure to appear to a hearing and have questions about your request to reopen, contact the local hearing office in your area or the hearing office at the top of your Notice of Hearing.

Brooklyn

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
250 Schermerhorn Street, Fifth Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Mailing Address:
Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
P.O. Box 29002
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Telephone: 718-613-3500
Fax: 718-613-3566

Buffalo

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
290 Main Street, Room 207
Buffalo, NY 14202-4076

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Telephone: 716-851-2711
Fax: 716-851-2795

Garden City

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
400 Oak Street, Suite 102
Garden City, NY 11530

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Telephone: 516-228-3908
Fax: 516-794-1061

Hauppauge

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
NYS Perry B. Duryea Jr. Office Building
Room 2B46, Second Floor
Hauppauge, NY 11788

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Telephone: 631-952-6504
Fax: 631-952-3385

Rochester

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
109 South Union Street, Rooms 301 and 305
Rochester, NY 14607

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Telephone: 585-258-4540
Fax: 585-258-4539

Syracuse

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
450 S. Salina Street, Suite 301
Syracuse, NY 13202

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Telephone: 315-479-3380
Fax: 315-479-3418

Troy

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
49 4th Street
Troy Atrium, Suite 2006
Troy, NY 12180

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Mailing Address:
Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
P.O. Box 15125
Albany, NY 12212-5126

Telephone: 518-402-0210
Fax: 518-402-0196

White Plains

Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board
120 Bloomingdale Road, Second Floor
White Plains, NY 10605-1501

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Telephone: 914-997-9550
Fax: 914-997-0014