Govt proposes tough controls on released immigration detainees

Miriam Webber
Adrian Rollins
Updated November 16 2023 - 6:07pm, first published 10:19am

The Albanese government agreed to Coalition amendments to its proposed controls on people released from indefinite immigration detention on Thursday, paving the way for the fast-tracked bill to pass.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

I report on the public service and politics for the Canberra Times. Reach me at

Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins


Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times

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