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14 September – Correction of reporting in the Ballarat Courier

The Ballarat Courier (‘Robo-debt’ hits city hard, p9, 14 September) published incorrect statements about the Commonwealth Ombudsman’s Report into the Department of Human Services’ Online Compliance Intervention.

Reporting suggested acting Commonwealth Ombudsman Richard Glenn “found the program had a ‘profoundly negative impact on the lives of thousands of Australians’”.

This is incorrect.

The department requested a correction which was printed in the 15 September 2017 edition.

Statement – Fair Work Commission outcome

As a result of further discussions held under the auspices of the Fair Work Commission (the Commission):

  • the CPSU has agreed to withdraw its current notices of industrial action commencing in the week of 13 February 2017 at the Department of Human Services (the Department); and
  • the Department has agreed to withdraw its application for an order to stop etc (unprotected) industrial action.

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