22 Jun 2020

Refugee decision making relationship broken down - report

From Morning Report, 8:22 am on 22 June 2020

A report into refugee decision-making says the relationship between officials and lawyers has broke down, with delays and allegations of discrimination and bullying.

The report author, Victoria Casey QC, described high turnover of refugee and protection officers, understaffing and long waits for asylum claimants.

Immigration reporter Gill Bonnett has been looking into the report and speaks to Corin Dann.