If you become unemployed
If you know that you will become unemployed
- register as an unemployed jobseeker at a TE Office at the latest on your first day of unemployment
- apply for the unemployment benefit from Kela or your unemployment fund once you have been unemployed for two weeks.
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When unemployment threatens
If you know or suspect that you will become unemployed, act immediately.
Registering as a jobseeker
If you wish to get unemployment benefits, you must register with the TE Office as an unemployed jobseeker by your first day of unemployment.