Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Overpayments

Overpayments happen when the government determines that you received unemployment compensation benefits that you were not eligible for, even though they paid you.

To learn more about PUA overpayments and what you can do if the government says you have one, please visit the "Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Overpayments" page on is a new online resource for Pennsylvania workers with current and accurate information about regular Unemployment Compensation and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, created by Philadelphia Legal Assistance.