Qualified Member MITI – Interpreter

With a minimum of 3 years’ professional experience, Qualified (MITI) membership is intended for interpreters who have established careers in interpreting and are recognised for their expertise as highly skilled professionals.


There are 3 categories of Interpreter:

  • Business and Community (B&C)
  • Police and Court (P&C)
  • Conference


Benefits of Qualified MITI membership:

  • Boost your career and earnings potential with your internationally recognised membership of ITI.
  • Listing on the public ITI directory of interpreters will help you gain new work.
  • Gives you a valuable opportunity to network with experienced professionals.
  • Be part of a supportive, professional community promoting a rapidly evolving industry.
  • Demonstrates your commitment to quality and the highest professional standards.


As a Qualified MITI member you will:

  • Have use of designatory letters and the MITI logo for your website and email sign off.
  • Receive a free subscription to our award winning journal, ITI Bulletin six times a year.
  • Get free monthly updates with the latest industry news and events.
  • Have access to MyITI for member-only content such as our series of informative webinars.
  • Get member rates on specialist training such as AFT (Advancing your Freelance Translation Career)


See a full list of member benefits


Meet our members

Katharina Wawrzon-Stewart wanted to enhance her professional standing and be listed on the ITI Directory.

Maria Teresa Bermudes  From midwife to Interpreter!


Entry Requirements

All categories require:

  • Minimum of three years’ relevant experience as an interpreter demonstrated through a minimum of 2 professional references from previous /current employers or clients.
  • Evidence of a degree, in any subject, or references covering a total of 6 years’ relevant experience.
  • Successful completion of the Interpreter Interview.


In addition:


Business and Community Interpreters (B&C)


A minimum of 150 days/1000 hours demonstrated through references or summary invoices. This can be across B&C and P&C areas.


Police and Court (P&C)


A minimum of 150 days/1000 hours demonstrated through references or summary invoices. This can be across B&C and P&C areas.

A relevant qualification eg. DPSI (Law) DPI or current full membership of the NRPSI

Standard current DBS disclosure or a CTC check.


Conference Interpreter


A minimum of 150 days/1000 hours demonstrated through references or summary invoices.

Current full members of AIIC do not need to provide references.


There are different reference requirements for A, B and C languages. Please contact membership@iti.org.uk for full details.


Membership Fees

A one-off application fee of £60 is due when you submit your completed application

The MITI annual membership fee is £231

Assessment fee for Interpreters interview:  £389


If you need further advice on becoming a Qualified member, or have any queries completing your application then please get in touch with us at applications@iti.org.uk


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