The Irish Translators’ and Interpreters’ Association / Cumann Aistritheoirí agus Teangairí na hÉireann (ITIA) is the only professional association in
Are you looking for a translator (translates the written word) or an interpreter (translates the spoken word)? Search our online database of Professional Members or our general ITIA Register of Members (Professional, Associate and Corporate Members) in PDF-Format.
Do you require a certified translation (e.g. of a Birth/Marriage Certificate/Contract etc.)? Please see our list of ITIA Certified Translators (qualified to translate, stamp and certify documents for use in a legal context, for state departments, embassies etc.).
Find out more about the ITIACalendar of events for the language industry (ICE). Free access through the website of the Institute of Translators and Interpreters (ITI - UK).
ITIA Bulletin - the latest edition - April 2013:
- ITIA condemns rates and conditions for court interpreters under new Courts Service contract
- 5 red flags the freelance translator cannot ignore
- Interpreters' accomplishments fail to translate into visas
... and much more
You can also subscribe (free) and receive a copy every month:
Legal interpreters in the UK. New Ministry of Justice contract - dossier on its (lack of) success. Details
Legal interpreters in the news in Ireland, by Mary Phelan. Details
ITIA in the print media
What is copyright? Translation and Copyright. The Google Books Settlement
Samantha Holman, CEO of the Irish Copyright Licensing Agency (ICLA). Details
Use of Irish very low in courts,
article by Lorna Siggins at the Irish Times
Renewing your ITIA Membership - subscriptions due 1 June 2010.
Interpreting for An Garda Síochána - address to the GRA conference 2009 by Garda Tom O'Sullivan details
Interpreter system poor according to the Garda Representative Association
by Mark Tighe, Sunday Times
English-language interpreters become endangered species
Eoin Burke-Kennedy, Irish Times, 19 February 2009. Details
Patricia McDonagh, Irish Independent, 8 September 2008