The California Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA) is an executive branch agency that works to ensure safe and fair workplaces, deliver critical worker benefits, and promote good jobs for all. The Agency oversees seven departments, boards, and panels that serve California employers and workers.


File a claim for unpaid wages with the Labor Commissioner’s Office.


File a claim for unemployment, disability or paid family leave benefits with the EDD.


Find job services and training available to you through the EDD.