Temporary layoff

You may receive an earnings-related daily allowance from the KOKO unemployment fund while you are temporarily laid off. You are eligible for a daily allowance if your working hours have been shortened and a deduction corresponding to the temporary layoff has been made from your wages.

If you have been laid off for a shortened work week, submit an application for the daily allowance for full calendar weeks to KOKO. If you apply for the daily allowance for a calendar month, include information for the full calendar week for the last week in the month (Monday to Sunday).

The various types of temporary layoff are: