Was NACC the right fit to examine Robodebt?

Just over 12 months ago – the newly establish National Anti-Corruption Commission received referrals for six public officials from the Royal Commission into Robodebt – a scheme that wreaked havoc on thousands of lives across the country. But, in June, the year-old NACC announced it would not pursue The Royal Commission Robodebt referrals to it. Was the NACC the right fit to examine Robodebt? Could there be another option?

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Produced By: Emma Wotzke, and Martin Davies

Featured In Story: Andrew Young – Research Fellow at Deakin University, Former Clerk (CEO) of the Legislative Council and Clerk of the Parliaments, Parliament of Victoria, and

First aired on The Wire, Thursday 11 July 2024