I received a debt approx 4 years ago from 2010-2011 for over $2500, I went on a payment plan and over a number of years paid the debt back.
This year, I received another debt of $1600 from the same year.
A few months later i received a debt of $3000.
I instantly thought this has to be a mistake. I phoned up centrelink and escalated the debt.
After a reassessment, I was told the debt was back to $1600 — I questioned this and the assessor said she would relook at the debt, she has come back saying i owe $1272. I actually have no confidence Centrelink know what they are doing at all.
At an amateur level.
Completely unprofessional and a complete lack of confidence that anyone at the Department knows what they are doing.
Nobody I have spoken to seems to keep records.