Home Affairs automated visa plans take 'another $12.7m bite' out of taxpayer money: Labor

Sarah Basford Canales
August 11 2021 - 4:00am
Canberra airport. Picture: Karleen Minney
Canberra airport. Picture: Karleen Minney

A government project to overhaul and automate the country's visa program is facing flack by opposition after it was revealed to have cost another $12.7 million despite being no closer to the finish line.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

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