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Meet Rosemary Kariuki

Created: 27 October 2020

We periodically profile some of our high-performing interpreters who exemplify TIS National's mission and demonstrate the values we strive for as an organisation. Read the latest profile for Rosemary Kariuki, an inspirational Australian from a Kenyan background and TIS National interpreter. View more TIS National interpreter profiles. ...read more

Is there a TIS Online app?

Created: 22 February 2015

No. At this stage you need to access TIS Online using an internet browser, however it may be useful to bookmark TIS Online onto the home screen of your mobile device for easy access....read more

Is there a TIS Online app?

Created: 23 February 2015

No. At this stage you need to access TIS Online using an internet browser, however if may be useful to bookmark TIS Online onto the home screen of your mobile device for easy access. ...read more

Check out Talking TIS Winter 2020 newsletter

Created: 19 August 2020

The Talking TIS Winter 2020 edition includes: Telehealth: TIS National expands service offering for medical clients TIS National contact centre: at a safe distance TIS National business continuity enhancements Read the Talking TIS Winter 2020 newsletter!...read more

Free Interpreting Service extended to support clients who have recently arrived from Ukraine

Created: 05 August 2022

Service providers with a Free Interpreting Service (FIS) client code can now access the FIS for non-English speaking clients who have recently arrived from Ukraine. Evidence of entitlement to Medicare is not required from these clients. Medical practitioners who do not have a FIS client code can obtain one by registering online at https://tisonline.tisnational.gov.au/registeragency. If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact the FIS Team by email at tis.freeinterpreting@homeaffairs.gov.au.  ...read more

Available services

Created: 08 August 2022

What services does TIS National provide? TIS National provides interpreting services to agencies and businesses that need to communicate with their non-English speaking clients. These services also enable non-English speakers to independently access your organisations services and information. TIS National has access to more than 2700 interpreters in more than 150 languages.  TIS National provides access to the following interpreting services: Immediate phone interpreting (131 450). ATIS...read more

COVID19 (Coronavirus) and TIS National on-site services

Created: 08 September 2021

With current COVID-19 restrictions in place for most Australian states and territories, please consider the expert public health advice relevant to your state or territory by visiting the Australian Government Department of Health website. If your agency works with clients at high risk of severe illness from COVID-19 or has been identified as a COVID-19 exposure site, TIS National asks that you reconsider your requirement for on-site interpreting. Consider using alternate service channels such as phone or video...read more

Tip Tuesday: Are you eligible for free services?

Created: 30 January 2018

TIS National provides the Free Interpreting Service, on behalf of the Department of Social Services. The Free Interpreting Service assists approved organisations and individual service providers to communicate with eligible Australians who do not speak English. Private medical practitioners and pharmacies are eligible to access the Free Interpreting Service to assist in communicating with non-English speakers who have a Medicare card. Nurses, reception or other practice support staff can also access the Free...read more

Video remote interpreting

Created: 21 July 2022

If you are a non-English speaker Video remote interpreting allows agencies to connect with an interpreter via a video conferencing platform rather than onsite or via phone. TIS National offers all agency clients the ability to book interpreters for video remote interpreting services through our online booking system, TIS Online.  Bookings may be made for appointments up to 90 calendar days in advance from the date of request. If you are an agency client or organisation All interpreting booking requests must...read more