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Showing items 61-70 of 150 results for "department of home affairs"

Application to join the interpreter panel

Created: 06 June 2013

To apply to become a TIS National interpreter, complete and submit this form with the following: your NAATI Practitioner ID for those who hold credentials. We will use this on an ongoing basis to verify the credentials that you hold with NAATI. Please click here to see our Privacy notice. a copy of your National Police History Check/National Police Certificate (NPC). Your NPC must not be more than 12 months old. If your NPC is from Australian Federal Police or State Police, you will need to provide...read more

TIS Multilingual

Created: 09 December 2015

TIS National’s latest initiative, TIS Multilingual, improves the multilingual services offered to its diverse, multilingual audience. TIS Multilingual displays translated HTML content in the top ten high-demand languages within three sections of the TIS National website: Non-English speakers About us Help and support. TIS Multilingual video The TIS Multilingual video has been developed to show what we now offer to our multilingual audience. Watch a short video about TIS Multilingual  Languages Translated...read more

Contact us

Created: 15 April 2020

Due to workplace adjustments in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, some of our enquiry phone lines are currently unavailable. During this time we ask that you send your enquiry by email or via our online form below. The relevant area will respond to you as soon as possible. Phone interpreting Immediate phone interpreting (24 hours, every day of the year) Phone: 131 450 (within Australia) ...read more

Charges and free services

Created: 03 September 2021

Interpreting service charges The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) provides interpreting services on a fee-for service basis. Use our cost calculator or view our interpreting service charges to find out what it will cost to use a TIS National interpreter. Free services through TIS National The Free Interpreting Service aims to provide equitable access to key services that are not government funded, for people with limited or no English language proficiency. TIS National delivers the Free...read more

NGO application for the Free Interpreting Service form

Created: 15 October 2021

The Free Interpreting Service aims to provide equitable access to key services for people with limited or no English language proficiency. TIS National delivers the Free Interpreting Service on behalf of the Australian Government. Non-government organisations (NGOs) can use the Free Interpreting Service to provide approved casework or emergency services that are essential to economic or social participation. This includes services that manage issues arising from health conditions, housing, employment, personal...read more

Videos

Created: 21 December 2015

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) provides a range of videos to assist you and your clients to access and use our services. We are TIS National Learn about the types of interpreting services available to clients, how to access an interpreter, the Free Interpreting Service, interpreter appointment to our panel of service providers, allocation and conduct, where to find helpful online resources and how to get in contact with TIS.  ATIS video ATIS is our automated voice-prompted immediate...read more

Does TIS National provide document translation services

Created: 30 June 2017

TIS National does not provide a commercial document translation service. If you need to complete a commercial translation, you can search for a credentialed translator through the National Accreditation Authority for Translating and Interpreting (NAATI) website. The Department of Home Affairs provides a free translating service for people settling permanently in Australia. Permanent residents and select temporary or provisional visa holders are able to have up to ten eligible documents translated, into English,...read more

11- Can I get documents translated through TIS National?

Created: 30 June 2017

No. TIS National does not provide a commercial document translation service. The Department of Home Affairs provides a free document translating service for people settling permanently in Australia. Permanent residents and select temporary or provisional visa holders are able to have up to ten eligible documents translated, into English, within the first two years of their eligible visa grant date. More information about the Free Translating Service is available at www.translating.homeaffairs.gov.au/en You...read more

Free Interpreting Service for pharmacies

Created: 03 September 2021

  The Free Interpreting Service aims to provide equitable access to key services for people with limited or no English language proficiency. Pharmacies can access the Free Interpreting Service to provide community pharmacy services by calling the Pharmacy Priority Line. Why pharmacies use interpreters Australia has a rich cultural diversity. Pharmacies use credentialed interpreters to communicate with people who may have limited or no English proficiency. Pharmacies dispense medications that can be dangerous...read more

Promoting TIS National

Created: 16 September 2015

Why promote TIS National By promoting TIS National you are providing Access and Equity to non-English speaking individuals and your non-English speaking clients. Providing language services adds value to your department, agency or organisation by catering for, and acknowledging all Australians regardless of cultural, linguistic or religious backgrounds. How to promote TIS National There are a number of ways you can promote TIS National services to your clients: Distribute copies of TIS National’s...read more