Interpreters and Translators Accreditation - Australian Government

Description

You will require this accreditation if you intend to provide interpreting and translation services.

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI) accreditation is the only qualification officially accepted for the profession of interpreting and translation in Australia.

NAATI sets and maintains the standards of translation and interpreting at four accreditation levels. All government translation and interpreting services require translators and interpreters to be NAATI accredited.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Accreditation may be obtained by:

  • passing a accreditation test
  • completing successfully a course of studies at an Australian institution approved by the Agency
  • providing evidence of specialised qualifications in translating / interpreting obtained from a recognised training institution overseas
  • membership of a recognised international translating and / or interpreting professional association
  • providing evidence of advanced standing in translating or interpreting.

Recognition may be awarded to practitioners in languages where accreditation testing is not yet available, subject to satisfying the eligibility requirements.

Prerequisites vary according to the level of accreditation required:

  • professional translator
  • paraprofessional translator
  • advanced translator
  • professional interpreter
  • paraprofessional interpreter
  • advanced interpreter / conference interpreter.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Three years.

Fees

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Task Type Amount
Apply Application $139.00

Other resources

Act(s) name

Migration Act 1958 AG

Regulation(s) name

Migration Regulation 1994 AG

Administering agency

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Contact details

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SA Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Shell House
Level 8
170 North Terrace
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: PO BOX 18
Rundle Mall, South Australia 5000
Phone: 1300 557 470
Phone: 08 8410 5233
Fax: 08 8410 5235
Email: info@naati.com.au

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National Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: 17A 2 King Street
Deakin
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: PO BOX 223
Deakin West, Australian Capital Territory 2600
Phone: 02 6260 3035
Fax: 02 6260 3036
Email: info@naati.com.au

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NSW Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Level 5, Suite 3
280 - 282 Pitt Street
Sydney South, New South Wales 1235
Phone: 02 9267 1357
Phone: 1300 557 470
Fax: 02 9267 4720
Email: info@naati.com.au

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Vic Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Suite 14, Level 1, Lonsdale Court
600 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne
Victoria 3000
Phone: 03 9642 3301
Phone: 1300 557 470
Fax: 03 9642 3303
Email: info@naati.com.au

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QLD Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Queensland Multicultural Centre
Level 2, Room 10
102 Main Street
Kangaroo Point, Queensland 4169
Mailing address: PO BOX 8179
Woolloongabba, Queensland 4102
Phone: 1300 557 470
Phone: 07 3393 1358
Fax: 07 3393 0745
Email: info@naati.com.au

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WA Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Level 2, Unit 3
50 Oxford Close
West Leederville, Western Australia 6007
Phone: 08 9380 6330
Phone: 1300 557 470
Fax: 08 9380 6339
Email: info@naati.com.au

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Tas Regional Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Operating address: Room 2, Level 1, McDougall Building
Ellerslie Road
Battery Point
Tasmania 7004
Mailing address: PO BOX 355
Sandy Bay, Tasmania 7005
Phone: 03 6223 6534
Fax: 03 6224 4914
Email: info@naati.com.au

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NT Testing Office

National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Ltd

Phone: 1300 557 470
Email: info@naati.com.au