Centrelink's IT meltdown hits the disability pension

By Noel Towell
Updated May 24 2018 - 9:11pm, first published December 24 2015 - 12:00am
More than 800,000 Australians are being paid disability pensions of about $800 a fortnight. Photo: Bradley Kanaris
More than 800,000 Australians are being paid disability pensions of about $800 a fortnight. Photo: Bradley Kanaris

Centrelink's tech troubles have now hit the $17 billion disability pension scheme with doctors unable to submit health reports on claimants because of a malfunctioning government web portal.

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