Translation for setting up a company or branch in Cuba

Cuba has strict foreign direct investment controls. Before a foreign company can commence operations in Cuba, it is necessary to obtain a permit [autorización] from the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Trade [Ministerio de Comercio Exterior]. Full details about sector-specific requirements, … Read More

Translations for Spanish Probate Proceedings

It’s not easy when a loved one dies. The last thing you want to worry about is translation. Unfortunately, though, if the deceased left assets in Spain, such as a holiday home or a Spanish bank account, you will need … Read More

Notarised translation of a prescription for Russia

notarised translation of a prescription for Russia with Apostille

New requirement for UK travellers to Russia for notarised translation of a prescription The sun is shining and people are getting ready to jet off on their summer holidays. Whilst Russia might not be the first destination on many people’s itineraries, over … Read More

Translation of Personal Documents under new EU Regulation

New EU Regulation on the legalisation and translation of personal documents

It’s been three weeks now since the results of the EU Referendum in the UK were announced. For the notarial and translation professions, the impact of Brexit may have far-reaching consequences. However, a new EU regulation, which will affect many areas of notarial … Read More

Apostille translation services in London

Apostille Translation and Document Legalisation Apostille translation is important if you need to use your documents for official purposes in a foreign country. You will often find that documents are only accepted by the receiving public authority if they have an … Read More

Translating PSC registers

Procedure for translating PSC Registers As of 6th April 2016, all limited companies, LLPs and SEs are required to maintain a register of persons with significant control (known as the PSC Register) as a result of the Small Business, Enterprise … Read More

Wedding abroad paperwork translation

Professional wedding abroad paperwork translation service

According to a recent newspaper article, almost one in four British couples now choose to get married abroad. Some of the most popular destinations include South Africa, St Lucia, Mauritius, Italy, the Dominican Republic and Cuba. Getting hitched in a foreign … Read More

Essential guide to legal translations

Essential guide to legal translation for lawyers, solicitors and notaries

Essential guide to legal translations This article originally appeared in the 2015 Winter edition (Issue No. 72) of The Notary, the magazine of the Notaries Society. What’s in a word? On 28th July 1945, the media asked the Japanese Premier Kantaro Suzuki … Read More

Translating Companies House documents

Translating Companies House documents

One of the most common types of documents we are asked to translate are company filings from Companies House. Typical requests include the translation of a company’s memorandum and articles of association, or asking us to translate certificates of incorporation or certificates of … Read More