How to apply for UIF using uFiling?

To apply for UIF (Unemployment Insurance Fund) using uFiling, you can follow these steps:

  1. Visit the uFiling website at
  2. If you are a new user, click on the “Register” button and follow the instructions to create a new account. If you are an existing user, log in to your account using your username and password.
  3. Once you are logged in, click on the “Declare UIF” button on the dashboard.
  4. Complete the online UIF registration form by entering your personal and business information, such as your name, ID number, contact details, and company registration number.
  5. Submit the online UIF registration form.
  6. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with your UIF reference number.
  7. Use this reference number to access your UIF account and manage your UIF contributions and claims online.

Note: Before applying for UIF using uFiling, you need to ensure that your business is registered for UIF and that you have your UIF reference number. You also need to have all the necessary documentation and information, such as your company registration documents, ID copies of all directors and shareholders, proof of banking details, and latest financial statements. If you need assistance with the registration process, you can contact the Department of Labour or a qualified UIF consultant.