The ball’s now in the court of the Tasmanian Liberal Senate team to ensure the Turnbull Government finally shows leadership on this issue by halting the rollout and adopting all eight of the Ombudsman’s recommendations
The Ombudsman calls for a halt to any further rollout until a comprehensive evaluation of what has happened is undertaken. (Recommendation 8). The Ombudsman has also called for further roll out to be done incrementally.
There is a little less than a week left to submit to the Senate Inquiry on Centrelink debt with submission dates closing on 22 March.
April 27, 2017
12:00 am - 11:55 pm
The Community Affairs References Committee will hold hearings in Hobart into: Design, scope, cost-benefit analysis, contracts awarded and implementation associated with
the Better Management of the Social Welfare System initiative
Community sector calls for end of Centrelink’s auto debt recovery program and the bullying of victims.