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Brasshouse Translation & Interpreting Services

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About us:

Brasshouse Translation, Interpreting and Accessible Information Services are available on a pay-as-you-go basis.


We provide a high quality, professional language service that is reliable, cost effective and responsive.


 Services include: 

  • Language support in over 100 languages
  • Face to Face interpreting
  • Telephone interpreting
  • Written translations
  • Transcription Service
  • Certified/notarised translations
  • British Sign Language Interpreting
  • Braille
  • Audio recording

We also offer advice and guidance to front line workers, policy makers and commissioners to ensure best practice is known and shared and that you remain compliant with legislation on equality and accessibility.



  • Not-for-profit
  • Over 25 years’ experience
  • Award winning services
  • Over 99% customer satisfaction
  • In-depth knowledge of the city's diverse community
  • Qualified and experienced linguists
  • Services tailored to your requirements
  • Professional membership
  • All work covered by Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Competent, efficient and professional service
  • Access to named translation and interpreting Prince 2 qualified Co-ordinators
  • Dedicated Accessible Information Officer  

Pay-as-you-go services include:

  • Bilingual support to assist with the induction of new arrivals with EAL
  • Bilingual support, including interpreting and translating, to assist communication with bilingual families and increase involvement of EAL parents in their children’s learning
  • Bilingual support for SATs tests and first language GCSE exams

First class linguists:

  • All interpreters undergo a thorough induction
  • DBS checked interpreters
  • Adherence to BTIS code of practice and BCC information governance policy

Professional service:

  • Corporate membership of the Institute of Translation & Interpreting (ITI) and the Association of Translation Companies (ATC)
  • Free expert advice

Secure data:

  • All information shared with our linguists is sent and returned to us via encrypted email
  • All information is stored on EU secure servers
  • Adherence to Birmingham City Council Retention Policy Schedule

For further information contact us directly on 0121 303 1619 or email us: btis@birmingham.gov.uk

To request an interpreter:  http://bit.ly/request_an_interpreter

To request a translation:    http://bit.ly/translation_request




Receive 10% discount off your first order. Quote code: BESS0918


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