About the profession

Translators and interpreters play a vital role in facilitating dialogue, understanding, and cooperation between nations, cultures and races.

They help to keep economies moving, supporting scientific advances, trade deals, exports and public services. Find out about the role of translators and interpreters, as well as trends and research about the sector.

Industry in context

The industry in context

Some background on the translation and interpreting industry.

Trends and research

Trends and research

Find out about the latest trends and research in the translation and interpreting sector



Our members are active in promoting the translation and interpreting profession in schools, universities and to business organisations.