NZSTI is the national professional association for translators and interpreters. As well as providing a networking forum, we represent our members’ interests by promoting continuing professional development, quality standards and awareness of the profession among government agencies and the wider community.
Ko te rōpū NZSTI ko Te Rōpū Kaiwhakamāori ā-waha, ā-tuhi o Aotearoa. I tua atu i te rōpū tūtakitaki, ka whakatairanga hoki mātou i ngā pūkenga o te mahi me ngā taumata o te mahi, ā, ka whakatairanga hoki i te ahumahi katoa ki ngā tari kāwanatanga me te hapori whānui.
Translators work with the written word and transfer text from one language to another. Translators work with a wide range of texts such as books, marketing material, official documents, subtitles, web pages and software.Search our database of translators by language, region and/or area of speciality.
Interpreters work with the spoken word and communicate orally between two or more languages. Interpreting can be performed simultaneously, consecutively, whispered or over the phone. Search our database of interpreters by language, region and/or area of speciality.
Treaty Times Thirty is an ambitious initiative to mark NZSTI's 30th anniversary by translating New Zealand’s founding document into 30 different languages.
Word for Word is NZSTI's online blog covering the translation and interpreting profession in New Zealand.
20 Oct 2021
When we work to our strengths, work is rewarding, enjoyable, more productive and flows easier, and we just simply enjoy turning up to work. Join us to learn how to reposition yourself or pivot using your strengths to meet the market needs (10 NAATI recertification points)
27 Oct 2021
122 Wilsons Road South
Join us for the Canterbury branch AGM and guest speaker Ineke Crezee on Wednesday, 27 October.
19 Nov 2021
148 The Esplanade
With the theme of “Another Word, Another World”, it will be a hybrid event, with speakers and attendees able to participate in-person or virtually.