The CNMI Department of Labor (DOL) will be accepting applications for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) and Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) in Saipan, Rota, and Tinian starting June 17, 2020 through December 26, 2020.
There are two (2) ways individuals may submit applications for PUA/FPUC in the CNMI.
Online Application Submissions:
Claimants may apply for PUA and FPUC online by logging onto www.hiremarianas.com and submitting an initial claim. After filing an initial claim, individuals may continue to use the online portal to submit weekly claim certifications.
Manual Application Submissions:
Claimants may submit PUA/FPUC paper applications to various DOL locations on Saipan, Rota and Tinian (see exact locations below). Application packets are available for downloading and printing at www.marianaslabor.net. Application packets will also be available for pick-up at the following locations (starting June 17, 2020 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, Mon-Fri):
SAIPAN: (strictly drive-thru) ROTA: TINIAN:
CNMI Department of Labor Sinapalo Youth Center Edu’s Plaza, 1st Floor
Division of Employment Services Sinapalo 1 San Jose Village
Building # 1334, Ascencion Dr. Rota, MP 96951 Tinian, MP 96952
Capitol Hill, Saipan MP 96950 or
*Various tent locations Tinian Public Library
San Jose Village
Tinian, MP 96952
Individuals are encouraged to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call any of the following numbers between 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, (Mon-Fri) for any PUA/FPUC-related inquiries.
SAIPAN: ROTA: TINIAN:
670-989-9089 670-989-9001 670-989-9000
Individuals are encouraged to call 670-989-9095 to report any perceived instances of waste, fraud or abuse pertaining to the PUA/FPUC programs.
CNMI DOL is an equal opportunity employer/program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Visit CNMI DOL’s website at www.marianaslabor.net for more PUA/FPUC-related information.
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