Another 1000 private contractors to answer Centrelink phones

By Blake Foden & Doug Dingwall
Updated April 24 2018 - 8:13am, first published April 23 2018 - 12:27pm

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.

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