ISO 17100

Translation services. Requirements for translation services

ISO 17100 is an international standard that provides the framework for the requirements for the management of translation services. It sets out the steps you need to take to provide a consistently high-quality translation service. This includes how to establish basic processes, train translators, manage people and use technology effectively.
Certification under this standard has a number of advantages such as:
– improving the quality of the offered service
– favouring a wider range of consumers
– compliance with applicable regulations
– continuous improvement
– improved communication
– improving service
– increased competitiveness


1. Development and implementation in the organization of a system according to the respective ISO standard
2. Conducting an audit establishing the operation of the implemented system
3. Taking a decision on certification based on facts established during the audit