English to Portuguese translations, UK
Anabela Costa BA hons DipTrans IoLET
My name is Anabela Costa. I provide English to Portuguese translations of business and commercial documents. I am a native speaker of European Portuguese. Having resided in the UK since 1996, English has become my language of habitual use. I am a qualified English to Portuguese translator and interpreter who offers a range of language services. As a freelance translation and interpreting services provider since 2010, I specialise in travel and tourism, marketing, business and medical translations.
Education and translation qualifications
I graduated in Tourism Management with an Upper Second Class Honours degree from the University of Westminster.
The Chartered Insitutue of Linguists awarded me the Diploma in Translation in the language pair English to Portuguese.
I am an associate member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting.
English to Portuguese translation services offered
I offer the following English to Portuguese translations mainly to small and medium-sized companies and individual clients.
- Medical – patient history, clinical reports, product description, medical certificates
- Legal – licenses, contracts, legal rulings
- Official – legal documents such as driving licenses, birth certificates, visas, marriage certificates, diplomas
- Marketing – catalogues, brochures, flyers
I translate English to Portuguese documents originating in the following areas:
- Art and culture,
- Travel and tourism.
My client base for certified English to Portuguese translations includes businesses as well as private individuals.
I offer urgent translation services with a quick turnaround time of 24 hours or less.
I am also available for face-to-face and telephone interpreting services in Portuguese and English and undertake transcription services as well as editing/proofreading assignments.
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English to Portuguese translation services rates
My translation rates may vary depending on the complexity of the source text, need for formatting and urgency of the deadline.
These rates may be negotiable. It is my practice to only accept jobs and give quotes after I have seen a sample of the work to be translated.
Basic English-Portuguese translation services rates
Standard rates – £80 to £100 per 1000 source language words.
Minimum charge for documents with fewer than 300 words – £25.
Certified translations – £40 per A4 page.
Editing/proofreading – £20 per 1000 source language words.
Rates for transcription services
Transcription Rates – £1 per minute.
English-Portuguese interpreting rates
Face-to-face interpreting (London areas only) – £35 per hour plus travel costs.
Telephone interpreting – £20 per hour.
Requesting a quotation
For a formal quote, please send me an email. Remember to include the document you need translated from English to Portuguese. Please also indicate a deadline as to when you would need the translation by. I will provide you with a quote as soon as possible.
You will receive an invoice together with the translation.
Payment will ideally be made by direct bank transfer. Please ring or email to discuss alternative payment options.
I recommend the use of TransferWise (www.transferwise.com/) for payments from outside the UK as their exchange rates are competitive and their charges are considerably lower than those made by banks.