Interpretation and translation

Whether it's bills, letters and other documents to or from us, if English is not your first language we can help.

Face to face interpretation 

Provided by Absolute Interpreting and Translations Ltd face to face interpretation can help with meetings and interviews where you need to be present, such as:

  • parent/teacher interviews
  • social services meetings

Over the phone interpretation

When conducting business on the telephone, our interpretation supplier is thebigword which can help with tasks such as:

  • council tax enquiries
  • benefit enquiries

Translation services

If understanding a document written in English translation from provider K international may be required. This can help with completing forms such as:

  • housing applications
  • planning applications

Disability related interpretation services

Ensuring we remain accessible to everyone, we offer audio transcription through our provider All Formats transcription services, whilst BID Services work on our behalf to provide interpreters for:

  • British Sign Language (BSL)
  • Sign Supported English (SSE)
  • Deaf/Blind
  • Lipspeaker (Hard of Hearing)

Please provide as much advance notice of these services being needed as possible.

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