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ASIO staff are working overtime as public servants wait for clearance to handle top secret information

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated September 9 2021 - 11:36am, first published 8:00am

Staff at the nation's domestic spy agency are working overtime to reduce long waits for officials needing high-level security clearances to handle top secret information.

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Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

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