Centrelink wait times continue to grow

Centrelink wait times have jumped again this year to 15 minutes and 44 seconds

Consultant Spending Called into Question

MPs have called into question the use of external consultants by federal government departments amid a cost blowout.


Turnbull to privatise immigration call centre

The Turnbull Government has announced that Datacom will be contracted to run the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) call centre.

Outsourced Federal Prosecutors put justice in jeopardy

The Turnbull Government has proposed to outsource critical positions in the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP), meaning lawyers engaged by private companies will be involved in criminal prosecutions including those of terrorists, people smugglers and paedophiles.

Immigration Call Centres to be Outsourced

The Turnbull Government wants to outsource our immigration call centres.

Fair Tax

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1188 jobs cut at Department of Human Services

Breaking news from the Federal Budget 2017. The Turnbull Government are not only cutting 1188 jobs from the Department of Human Services – they are also piloting outsourcing in social security.

Lizzy's story

This is Lizzy. Lizzy grew up in Geelong and Werribee, she’s a mum to Evie and she loves roller derby. She's also a former worker from the Department of Human services (DHS) with the child support agency.

Simon's Story

This is Simon. Simon grew up on the Hawksbury River, he’s a keen cyclist and a pub trivia aficionado. He’s also a former ABC journalist.