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Cashless welfare cards: controlling spending patterns to what end?

Bielefeld, Shelley


Delivering social security payments by means of cashless welfare cards has had a protracted trial in Australia, with various income management schemes in operation, the latest of which is the Forrest Review inspired Cashless Debit Card (CDC) issued by Indue Ltd. The government emphasises that the CDC has been co-designed with Indigenous leaders in trial areas via a consultation process, however the nature of what was agreed and the extent to which there was co-design of the CDC has been...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Indigenous Law Bulletin


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