Centrelink Fraud case studies

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Read our latest Centrelink fraud case studies

This is a case study on a sentence of release and recognisance order for Centrelink Fraud. What is alleged to have occured? Our client had incorrectly stated their income from employment when reporting to Centrelink each fortnight. This resulted in the client being overpaid by Centrelink in excess of $70,000 …
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This is a case of Centrelink Fraud resulting in a Community Corrections Order. What is alleged to have occured? Our client was charged with obtaining a financial advantage from the Commonwealth in relation to social security payments. The quantum was not insignificant and was alleged to have occurred over several …
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This is a case study on Centrelink charges that led to a recognisance. What is alleged to have occured? Our client was charged with obtaining over $105,000 by deception from Centrelink over an 8 year-period. This was done by misstating that she was a single parent when she, in fact, …
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This is case study on a Centrelink charge resulting in a non-conviction good behaviour bond. What is alleged to have occured? The client received in excess of $10,000 in payments from Centrelink to which she was not entitled. This occurred in circumstances of financial distress, where she underreported her earnings …
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