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National redress scheme worker sacked over unlawful access of data about child sex victims

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By Blake Foden
Updated November 26 2021 - 6:09am, first published 12:30am
The woman was a contractor with Services Australia. Picture: Keegan Carroll

A contractor working as a case coordinator on the national redress scheme for victims of institutional child sexual abuse was fired after accessing restricted data about applicants without authorisation.

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Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.