Government 'in denial': Centrelink phone wait times get even worse

By Noel Towell
Updated April 24 2018 - 9:48pm, first published May 3 2017 - 11:18am

Disabled and sick Australians were waiting for more than half an hour, on average, just to talk to Centrelink on the telephone at the start of 2017, the agency's latest figures show.

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