Frequently Asked Questions
How much does interpreting cost?
Rates for all assignments are confirmed in advance and are dependent on several key factors; complexity, duration, and nature of interpreting (e.g. presentation based, consecutive interpreting, general meeting, interview).
Costs for interpreting are usual charged on a "per hour" basis. i.e. $ per hour
Translations are usually charged on a "per word" basis. i.e. $ per 100 English words
Are there other expenses?
Travel and assignment-related expenses are reimbursed and should be budgeted for by the client.
How do I get the best from the interpreter?
Client preparation and advanced provision of content / presentation materials will save time for both the client and interpreter. This helps avoid any confusion and ensures all parties are well briefed ahead of the assignment.
The pre-work between the interpreter and client helps the accuracy, quality and success of the assignment.