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In order to be eligible for Illinois unemployment benefits you must meet the following standards: You must meet the wage requirement by having earned enough wages from an employer covered by the unemployment law in the past 18 months. You must be unemployed through no fault of your own.How do you apply for unemployment benefits in Illinois?
Apply in Person. Visit your local Illinois Department of Employment Security office or an Illinois Work Net Center to file for unemployment benefits in person. To find a location near you, use the Illinois Department of Employment Security website: benefits.ides.illinois.gov/File4UI/Benefits/.What happens at an unemployment insurance hearing?
What is an unemployment hearing? Unemployment hearings are similar to a hearing in a court of law but not as formal. The purpose of the hearing is to allow the parties to present testimony and evidence that will enable the hearing officer to make a reasonable and unbiased decision. Formal rules of evidence are relaxed in most jurisdictions.