Issued a few weeks before xmas, with no warning and a demand for $6000 to be repaid before Xmas, I was rendered incapacitated by re-traumatisation and a serious relapse in my health conditions.
Although I was fortunate enough to be employed with a large organisation still in business, and had submitted all documentation as requested at the time (2012) plus having tax returns, I needed to get hold of the individual payslips by now disposed of.
The company couldn't give me those until well into the new year.
So in the equivalent of A&E, with no support, I had to ring Centrelink and try and get this sorted, in the run up to Xmas.
Completed destroyed my Xmas through ill health and I was unable to host Xmas as planned due too ill health.
So I spent it alone, in my 60s, with little food and no cheer, with all this hung over me.
The govt are engaging in administrative abuse - the tactics of those of disordered minds who seek revenge on their targets - those who are vulnerable.
The assumptions built into the robo-debt system are seriously flawed and designed to cause maximise distress, as a punishment for being dependent.
The govt. took over where the abusers, who caused my injuries, left off.
I had to put all other activity down for 3 months to get this sorted - long waits on the telephone, conflicting advice, an illogical and flawed system plus indifference.
The trauma uninformed responses undid me by re-traumatising me with the tactics of offenders.
All of this stress caused serious relapses in my health - kick me when I'm down - the tactics of street bullies dressed as politicians.
Those arseholes who implemented this should be punished for the damage and harm their un-contained bullying actions caused. And the Labour Party are just as bad by not committing to tackling the systemic subjugation of women by weaponising welfare.
Women are being punished for leaving abusive men by — men. The bystander bullying of all men in politics is palpable.
These are not people of character nor of their word - they are the hired guns of the male bastions of the patriarchy.
Hell awaits, not that they are concerned, being on no conscience and no empathy.
Have the robot debt stats been analysed by gender? Thought not.