Common Translation Documents for Migrating Families
October 10, 2020
Those who are looking to migrate to Australia usually require a lot of document translation as part of the move. Immigration bodies in Australia require NAATI certified translations for any documents that are supplied in any language other than English. Families should hold a certified translation of the following documents: Birth certificate for each family
How to Tell If You Need an Interpreter
September 30, 2020
The need for a professional interpreter should always be assessed and decided before the appointment, as in many cases the person cannot determine if the situation will necessitate hiring an interpreter or not. Assessing the need for an interpreter When you are looking to hire an interpreter, it is important to determine how proficient a
Contract and Agreement Translation Services
September 10, 2020
In a multicultural country like Australia that is open to international trade with different countries that are using a range of languages, English is not always the sole language used in trade and day-to-day business. There will always be a requirement for professional translators and interpreters to facilitate the language complexities and cross the communication
Professional Interpreting Services: What are the Different Types of Interpreting?
August 27, 2020
At Speak Your Language, our team of professional on-call interpreters provide a range of interpreting services and solutions to a variety of customers across Australia. We offer translation and interpreting services in over 120 languages to individuals as well as businesses of all shapes and sizes. With the latest technology we have implemented in our
Legal Translation Services: Finding the Right Solution
August 2, 2020
With many professional translators available through translation companies across Australia, it is essential to research before sending legal documents for translation, to verify the company is accredited or specialised in legal translations. Cheap translations could end up being more trouble for you, since not every professional translator will be an instinct legal translator since these
Court Interpreting: For When You Need a Professional Service
July 31, 2020
As part of our range of translation and interpretation services, Speak Your Language also offers professional court interpreting services across Australia, making it easy for those with no proficient English skills to feel confident in a court situation. Interpreting services can be used during a court hearing, this is why professional legal interpreters are available
The History of AUSLAN Sign Language
July 13, 2020
AUSLAN (Australian Sign Language) has been used by many hearing-impaired people for over 100 years. It is just like any other language, but instead of speaking, it uses facial expressions as well as hand and body language. Like any other language, it requires a lot of practice and studies to become fluent, especially to become
Translation vs Transcription: What’s the Difference?
July 1, 2020
When you think about these two words “translation” and “transcription”, they may sound similar but they have very different meanings for translation companies. While their definitions show some similarity, they cannot happen at the same time. For example, if you are looking for video translation or a song translation, the transcription step comes first, to
Birth Certificate Translation: When You May Need One?
June 9, 2020
Many people migrated to Australia from other countries or might have been born overseas with a non-English birth certificate, in which case it is usually better to keep a NAATI translated birth certificate for different situations. Most Australian official entities would usually request any translation to be NAATI certified, in which case a professional translator
Are NAATI Interpreters at Risk During the Outbreak?
May 16, 2020
The Covid-19 outbreak has not stopped making headlines globally for the last few months, which is affecting how all businesses and individuals are interacting on a day-to-day basis. Like all other trades, professional interpreters are assessing the risks when it comes to onsite interpretation. While onsite interpreters are at risk, they are still lifesavers in