Skip to Main Content
Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Total and Partial Unemployment TPU 370.05 - Fact Finding Guide

Public Service/General

  1. Is the claimant performing services for a government agency or a charitable organization or other type of public service?
  2. Is there a contract of hire?
  3. Is the claimant to be on call, or is he free to accept other employment between assignments?
  4. Is he performing volunteer, uncompensated work?
  5. Is the claimant free to leave this volunteer work at any time?