Accessing translation services in Queensland
The following translating services in Queensland can be accessed by Early Childhood Education and Care Services:
- SBS In Language Production
- The University of Queensland
- Radio 4EB
- NGO's funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services
SBS In Language Production
SBS In Language provides specialist strategic consulting, translation services, subtitles, voice over, typesetting and video production to ensure you reach your clients in their own language. SBS In Language translates a comprehensive range of client materials.
These include user manuals, software localisations, Website and App translations, technical and legal documents, education and training materials as well as marketing, medical and product specific documents. SBS In Language services clients across Australia from their Sydney and Melbourne offices.
For further information email: [email protected]
The Sydney phone number is 1300305727 and the Melbourne phone number is 1300859727.
The University of Queensland
The University of Queensland, through its Institute of Modern Languages (IML) provides NAATI accredited, professional translations for individuals and organisations in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Canberra. With NAATI translators in over 90 languages, the team delivers fast high quality translations.
For further information email: [email protected] or Phone: (07) 3346 8207; Fax: (07) 3346 8211
Radio 4EB is a specialized radio to suit people who speak a language other than English or have a keen interest in culture. Brisbane’s only multilingual radio station broadcasting 24/7 in over 50 languages. 4EB FM 98.1 has studios located at 140 Main Street, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane. Community members translate their announcements at reasonable rates. Their translators are mostly uncredentialed.
For further information email: [email protected] or Phone: (07) 3240 8600; Fax (07) 3240 8633
NGOs funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services
NGOs funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services under the Disability and Community care portfolio of the Queensland Government are eligible to access interpreting and translation services through SWITC.
The SWITC program offers support to people who are:
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
- From a culturally and linguistically diverse(CALD) background, including Australian South Sea Islanders
- Deaf or hearing impaired people who use sign language as their primary mode of communication
- Blind or visually impaired people who use Braille for written communication
SWITC can be used to facilitate communication and translation of documents for culturally and linguistically diverse and Braille.
For more information email: [email protected] or Phone: (07) 38928559