Freedom of information request response - 05483

FOI request

FOI ID number
Interpreting services

Under the Freedom of Information Act legislation, could you please provide me with financial information relating to the following services:

  • costs of face to face interpreting services
  • costs of telephone interpreting services 
  • costs of written translation services

I would appreciate it if you could provide us with the above information for the last 2 financial years, the current year and budget for next year?

I would also appreciate if you could please provide me with the following information:

  1. The annual cost for each of the services 
  2. Whether interpreting hourly fee is inclusive of travel or plus costs? 
  3. How much is the cost per hour? 
  4. Breakdown of the top 30 most popular languages used over these periods 
  5. Details of your current provider(s) (company name, date contract was awarded) 
  6. Spend per language service provider (LSP) 
  7. When are your current language service contracts with your LSPs due to end?
  8. Where do you advertise your face to face interpreting and translation contracts? 
  9. Name, addresses and contact point(s) for your Procurement Department responsible for awarding Interpreting and Translation contracts.

Our response


Eden District Council has not used these services in this period.

Response date
01 August 2018