State Planning Resources

View, download, and search approved WIOA State Plans posted on the WIOA State Plan Portal (

PY 2020 Planning Requirements and Guidance - This document provides the requirements that states must address in WIOA State Plans for PY 2020-2023.

Requirements and Considerations for WIOA Unified and Combined State Plans: Modifications and Beyond for 2020-2023 - States are required to submit their WIOA Unified and Combined State Plans in March 2020. This webcast training series provides an overview of the specific content and submission requirements for the Strategic Plans prepared for 2020-2023 period. The Departments of Labor, Education, Agriculture, and Health and Human Services hope that these webcasts can assist States and their public workforce system partners engaged in the strategic planning process.

WIOA Waivers Requests - This webpage provides background, legal and regulatory context, and documentation requirements to guide the submission of waiver requests. The page also provides a table with hypertext links to waiver disposition letters from the Employment and Training Administration.