Class action to take on Centrelink debt scheme

Sally Whyte
Updated September 18 2019 - 6:35am, first published September 17 2019 - 7:30pm

The government's automated Centrelink debt recovery scheme, known as "robodebt" is set to face a class action claiming it is unlawfully raising debts, but the government has labeled it no more than a political stunt.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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