Another 1000 private contractors to answer Centrelink phones

By Blake Foden & Doug Dingwall
Updated April 23 2018 - 10:13pm, first published 2:27am

The Coalition government will expand the number of private contractors answering Centrelink calls by four-fold in a move the main public sector union has labelled a "damaging and cynical" response to job cuts.

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.