The California Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA) is an executive branch agency that provides leadership to protect and improve the well-being of California’s current and future workforce. LWDA oversees seven major departments, boards, and panels that serve California businesses 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.