Robodebt royal commission: senior public servant 'switched off' automatic debts in 2017

Miriam Webber
Updated March 3 2023 - 8:15pm, first published 8:00pm

A former director at the Department of Human Services was actively discouraged from raising concerns about the robodebt scheme with her deputy secretary, she told the robodebt royal commission.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

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