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New Hampshire Working > Stay at Work: WorkShare >

The Application Process


Complete the online WorkShare application at the WorkShare web site, by using the NHUIS system "Existing Log-In" or "Register to Maintain your Account Online." You will have 20 minutes to complete the application before it times out, so you will want to have the following information readily available when you complete the form:

Employer specific information:

  • Employer contact information
  • Mailing address
  • Work site address
  • FEIN number
  • Plan Reason
  • Plan start date/end date*
  • Normal shutdown dates (within the plan dates)
  • Hours Reduction as a percentage (between 10%-50%)

Employee specific information:

  • providing the unit the employees work for example: production
  • employee name
  • social security number
  • which employees, if any, are in a union
  • normal hours worked per calendar week

Once we receive the application we will provide approval or denial within 15 business days.

* Please note that the plan must be submitted at least 21 calendar days before the date the plan will begin.

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