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19 September 2014

Work and Income’s satellite sites remain closed until further notice while a review into security of the Ministry of Social Development’s public-facing service centres continues, says Work and Income Deputy Chief Executive Debbie Power.

11 September 2014

Speech by Brendan Boyle, Chief Executive, Ministry of Social Development at the Ashburton Civic Service on 11 September.

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