The ITIA was set up in 1986 and is the only professional association in Ireland representing the interests of practising translators and interpreters.

The ITIA helps to raise standards in the profession

The ITIA advises on sourcing qualified translators and interpreters

  • Provides guidelines on what to look for when selecting a professional translator or interpreter
  • Maintains an online searchable Directory of Members with details of their language pairs, areas of specialisation and qualifications
  • Advises government bodies, companies, NGOs, the media and other professional bodies on translation and interpreting services

The ITIA raises awareness about the profession

The ITIA provides benefits to members

  • Career advice for budding translators and interpreters
  • Mentoring programme
  • Networking opportunities in Ireland and abroad
  • Access to CPD events at FIT associations abroad at member rates
  • Information on translation and interpreting jobs in Ireland and worldwide
  • Arbitration in instances of disputes on matters of translation and interpreting

The ITIA represents its members internationally