Social Issues

The Effects of a Welfare Demerit Point System

Posted on: Mon 8 Jan 2018

A proposed welfare bill from the Turnbull government may see welfare recipients receive payments subject to a strict demerit point system, similar to the system used for motorists.

Pas Forgione, from Anti Poverty Network SA, chats with Tom Mann about the effects of this proposed reform.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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