Affiliate membership

Affiliate membership is intended for translators and interpreters who are just starting out in their career and taking the first step up the career ladder.

Time to make connections with professional ITI members and develop your skills and experience.

Benefits of Affiliate membership:

  • Membership enhances your CV and demonstrates your professionalism

  • Gives you a valuable opportunity to network with and learn from experienced professionals

  • Starts your journey towards professional membership of the leading translation and interpreting body

  • Boosts your career and earnings potential

As an Affiliate member you will:

  • Receive a free subscription to our award-winning journal, ITI Bulletin, published six times a year

  • Get free monthly updates with the latest industry news and events

  • Have access to My ITI for member-only content, such as our series of informative webinars

  • Get member rates on specialist training such as Setting up as a Freelance Translator

  • Be part of a supportive, professional community promoting a rapidly evolving industry

How do I apply?

Entry requirements

You need to provide the contact details for a professional reference that we will follow up. The referee should be one of the following:

  • A current or previous employer (but does not have to relate to translation, interpreting or the provision of language services)
  • A course tutor (if you have recently completed your studies)
  • A current qualified member of the Institute (from the MITI or FITI categories)

Referees must have known the applicant for at least one year.

Membership fees

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

The annual Affiliate membership fee is £110.

It’s quick and easy to submit your application online. If you need further advice on becoming an Affiliate member, please contact us.


"As someone who is relatively new in the profession I thought it fundamental to join the ITI as it shows that I am dedicated and helps me to stand out." 

Chris Alexander



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