In a bid to recoup $900m in fraudulent claims, the department is also considering garnishing wages

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Almost 170,000 Australians with welfare debts racked up through false claims are being warned to sign repayment plans or pay interest charges.

The federal government is pursuing the former welfare recipients in an effort to recoup more than $900m.

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