PM mum on latest sports rorts revelations

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Scott Morrison has refused to comment on the latest revelations about the sports grants program

Scott Morrison has refused to weigh in to the latest revelations about last-minute changes to the projects approved under a controversial sports grants program.

Former minister Bridget McKenzie said last week she didn't know alterations were made under the program.

Senate estimates heard Senator McKenzie's office sent Sport Australia a changed spreadsheet - adding nine projects worth $3.3 million - three hours after initially sending it with her authorisation.

Senator McKenzie insists she didn't change the document after April 4, but the auditor-general's office told parliament it changes twice after it was initially sent to Sport Australia on April 11.

Senator McKenzie's office communicated with Mr Morrison's office during that day.

The prime minister was on Wednesday asked who made the changes.

"The ministerial authority for the program was with the minister for sport - that is the position," he told reporters in Canberra.

It come after broken-hearted volunteers have expressed their frustration at a parliamentary inquiry into the so-called sports rorts.

The inquiry continues in Melbourne on Thursday.