As stated at Gov.uk, you can claim Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) online. You’ll get a text or phone call within 2 working days to arrange a JSA interview at your local Jobcentre Plus.
You can reopen a JSA claim online (sometimes called Rapid Reclaim) if you’ve had JSA in the last 26 weeks.
Note: Making a reclaim online should take about 10 minutes. You still have to attend an interview at a Jobcentre Plus to get JSA.
Contact Jobcentre Plus if you cannot apply online:
Welsh language line: 08000121888
Note: Lines are open Monday to Friday 8am-6pm
You must go to an interview at your local Jobcentre Plus - if you don’t, you won’t get any JSA. Jobcentre Plus will contact you to arrange this after you’ve applied.
Things you need to bring to your interview:
2 forms of identification, eg passport, driving licence
A claim for JSA on posting within the UK shouldn’t be a problem, provided that you meet the key criteria. Here are some tips for claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance shared by aff.org.uk.