thebigword has been trusted for more than 30 years to provide high quality, cost-effective language solutions to HMRC, the Ministry of Defence, the Home Office, the CPS and the police. We’re also proud to hold the UK’s biggest public sector interpreting contract with the Ministry of Justice.
With shrinking budgets, and public sector organisations increasingly forced to do more with less, thebigword will work with you to find bespoke, affordable language solutions. Our dedicated public sector team means you’ll be in direct contact with experts – so you always receive the best possible service. We are listed on all five Government contract frameworks – thebigword is approved and trusted to provide high quality, cost-effective language solutions to public sector organisations.
Having the most extensive network of linguists in the world means we can match your requirements perfectly. Our linguists are all tested and approved within their areas of expertise. This means every professional working for clients in the government industry has passed translation test-pieces that include sector relevant content.
This is where our proven technology and industry expertise can support you, your global clients and affiliates. Underpinning everything we do is a drive to maintain a standards-led philosophy and we are proud to be certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. We were also the first business within the sector to obtain ISO 27001, the internationally recognised standard for information security.
“Since we started using thebigword, it has become far easier to book an interpreter. I used to dread making a booking, but the superb team and expertise ensures everything is easy to organise”Karen Powell
thebigword Group is proud to be ranked as the top interpretation company in Europe, and number 4 worldwide.
The 2019 rankings have been compiled by Nimdzi, an international language-industry research agency looking into the global interpreting market.Find Out More