FAQs about our Translation Service

 

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Here are answers to many frequently asked questions about the Dréimire, Conradh na Gaeilge Translation Services. If you have a question that is not listed below please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will try to answer it.

What services are provided exactly?

Dréimire provides the highest quality translation and proofreading services to its customers. We can provide English to Irish or Irish to English translation as well as a proofreading service of Irish texts.  We also provide localisation and transcription services also.

What kind of material is translated?

Dréimire is able to translate any type of document or text. Here are a few examples of the types of materials we have translated in the past:

  • Annual reports
  • Press Releases
  • Job specifications
  • Development plans
  • Video scripts
  • Educational resources
  • Research papers
  • Content for websites
  • Language schemes
  • Employment documents
  • Minutes of meetings

And many others not included. If you have a question about a document that you intend to have translated please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How do I get an quotation?

An quotation can be requested by visiting our quotation page on our website here. You can send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. instead to request a quote.

What are the costs?

Our translation and proofreading services are charged at a rate per word. VAT of 21% is payable on top of our base price. Our base translation rate includes a second reading from another linguist who did not translate the document in order to ensure quality assurance. This linguist examines the translation closely to find errors or inconsistencies in the text and suggests changes where necessary.

How long does it take to provide a translation?

The completion time of a particular translation depends on a number of different criteria. Below is a general guide as to how long it takes us to provide a translation. Please note that this is a guide and adherence to the stated timeframes is not always possible.

1000 words - 1.5 working days

5000 words - 3 working days

10,000 words - 5 working days

50,000 words - 8.5 working days

What is the payment method?

We can accept the usual payment methods: bank transfer, credit or debit card and cheque. Payments are requested through an invoice issued when the translated document is returned to the client. This invoice is payable within a period of 30 days.

What kind of practices are there for data protection and privacy?

Data protection and privacy are very important parts all all translation that we do. Our translators have a legal duty to ensure data protection and privacy with a strong emphasis on data security which is dealt with in accordance with national and international best practice.

Who are the translators?

We have a panel of skilled translators and proofreaders who do freelance translation on our behalf. All translators are required to undergo a translation assesment before being added to the panel. We also have an in-house Foras na Gaeilge accredited translator who can deal with issues and problems quickly if they arise.

Where do I go for more information?

If you have questions for which are not answered on this page please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will try to answer them.


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