Translation for Government & the Public Sector

Scalable, flexible translation solutions for central and local governments. Providing the highest quality support to facilitate public services globally.

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What we do

Serving the public sector

Over 40 years of service to the public sector has made us the perfect language partner for local and national governments.

Document Translation

Premium service document translation by human translators

Machine Translation

Instant, affordable and cutting edge AI-powered translation

Website Translation

Professional website localisation on budget and on time

Specialised Translation

Professional translation combined with the expertise you require


Immediate access to all interpreting services

WordSynk is thebigword Group’s unique platform for delivering all interpreting services in one place.

Used by clients from the world’s largest companies and brands, including the  British and US Government Departments.

  1. Secured by Microsoft Azure cloud security
  2. Accessible from anywhere with internet connection
  3. Mobile apps to coordinate interpreters and service users
  4. Detailed management reporting
  5. Built in automation and AI powered services
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Manage Expenses

Control your costs

We understand that for many of our clients, it is not so much about what you can do, but what you can afford. Telephone Interpreting & Remote Face-to-Face Interpreting provide cost effective alternatives to traditional Interpreting and with priority-calling structure for Emergency Services, our TI service provides access for critical uses in seconds.

  1. Management information analysis
  2. Innovative services
  3. Automation
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Translation for Government

Quality assurance

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As part of our commitment to our industry and our contractors thebigword Group is a member of key industry and community groups, aimed at sharing best practices and maximising the potential of our industry. 

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We are a part of the Association of Translation Companies, The American Translation Association, The National Register of Public Sector Interpreters and more. 

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As part of our commitment to providing quality service to our clients, thebigword is an ISO90001 holder for excellence in quality management systems. 

Security & Compliance

Security and compliance

Many of our clients have made commitments to Green and Carbon Neutral pledges, a commitment we admire and have strived to help our clients attain. That is why thebigword is 100% carbon neutral, so our clients can be sure that we are doing our part as a supplier.   


Our WordSynk System is one of the most secure on the market. Hosted on Microsoft Azure Cloud Systems, it is one of the most secure cloud-based solutions available, with 256-bit encryption.

Microsoft Azure

For clients who require additional layers of security for their own compliance we are able to offer local and remote data storage through Microsoft’s Azure server network. 

ISO Compliant

We hold the ISO27001 for Information Security, demonstrating our commitment to providing excellent service to our clients. Including excellence in how we handle their data.


Our quality assurance processes are accredited up to the standard demanded by the ISO9001 for quality management, giving our clients peace of mind that the contractors we use are professional, safe, and skilled.   

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Get in touch

Please contact our Sales Team for any information regarding our services and to discuss how they can benefit you. We monitor our enquiries inbox regularly and will respond to all requests as we are able to.

  1. Interpretation, translation and localisation services to help you trade anytime, anywhere
  2. Agile technology at the touch of a button
  3. Timely solutions available 24/7/365
  4. Strong, long-term client partnerships
  5. Delivering the best services every time