Centrelink – Services Australia

Robo-debt gets urgent makeover

The government has ordered an immediate stop to a key part of Centrelink’s controversial robo-debt scheme less than two weeks before Victoria Legal Aid is set to challenge the system.


Age pensioners safe – for now

The Department of Human Services has not ruled out expanding the robo-debt program to target age pensioners and vulnerable Australians currently on the ‘safe list’.

Centrelink – Services Australia

Justice for Centrelink victims?

The announcement by Gordon Legal of a class action to compensate victims of the government’s so-called robo-debt scheme is groundbreaking.

Centrelink News

Robo-debt scheme hits new low

Centrelink’s scheme has been ramped up a notch, according to a top QC, who says information about the time limit on alleged debts has been ‘misleading’.

Age Pension

What to do if you get a debt notice

Phillip has been told he is in debt for Age Pension overpayments and wants to know how to challenge the ruling.

Centrelink News

Centrelink to face federal court

Centrelink is facing a landmark court case after Victorian Legal Aid (VLA) filed papers in the federal court on Tuesday challenging the infamous robo-debt system.


Centrelink chasing debt – again

A new “robo-debt” trial being conducted by Centrelink is targeting the most vulnerable of welfare recipients, including elderly Australians.


Senate calls for end to robo-debt

The automated debt recovery debacle has already proved damaging and if pensioners are next it could spell the end for the Government.