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Cumbria County Council uses three agencies for Interpretation and Translation to provide:

  • Face to Face Interpreters 
  • Telephone Interpreters
  • Translation 

These are:

Eclipse Translation - http://www.eclipse-translation.co.uk/this external link will open in a new window - Tel: 0800 376 5003

Capita Translation Interpreting - http://www.capitatranslationinterpreting.com/this external link will open in a new window - Tel: 0845 367 7000

ITL North East Ltd - http://www.interpretingline.co.uk/this external link will open in a new window - Tel: 0191 421 2221

Where possible we will provide a service free to County Council customers, though in the case of translation of large documents we will not automatically translate everything. 

Cumbria County Council uses Deaf Vision for British Sign Language and SLSB Enterprises Ltd for Braille translation.  Their contact details are as follows:

Deaf Vision, 3 Compton Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1HT   Tel: 01228 210205

SLSB Enterprises Ltd, 92 Stricklandgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4PU   Tel: 01539 742634, Email:  enquiries@slsb-online.co.uk

Staff Guidance on Interpretation and Translation

Frequently asked questions/instructions for staffthis document will open in a new window

Capita Customer Portal User Guidethis document will open in a new window

Language Selector Cardthis document will open in a new window

Multi-Lingual Statement Templatethis document will open in a new window

For any general enquiries please contact Joel Rasbash (01228) 226639 email joel.rasbash@cumbria.gov.uk

Interpretation and Translation documents

 Title  Date  Size
10/10/2013 20k
01/05/2013 59k