Interpretation, Translation and Transcription Contract Walsall

Interpretation, Translation and Transcription Contract Walsall

The council wishes procure the provision of interpreting, translation, transcription and easy read services across the borough.

Contract summary


  • Translation services – 79530000
  • Interpretation services – 79540000

Location of contract


Value of contract

£600k – £700k

Published date

19 November 2019

Closing date

20 December 2019

Contract start date

01 April 2020

Contract end date

31 March 2023

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?




The Council wishes procure the provision of Interpreting, Translation, Transcription and Easy Read services across the borough and out of Borough where required.

This provision will include the following:

Spoken Languages: Face to face interpreting in spoken community languages; Telephone and Video interpreting in spoken community languages and Translation

Communication Professionals working with Deaf and Deafblind People (CP): British Sign Language / English face to face interpreting; British Sign Language / English remote interpreting; Deafblind interpretation; Lipspeaking; Notetaking (electronic and manual); Sign language translator; Sign Supported English and Speech to text reporting

Transcription: Braille; Moon and Audio

Easy Read

The Council is looking to appoint one supplier for this Contract.


About the buyer

Contact name

Susan Wilson


Darwall Street
West Midlands
United Kingdom


01922 650595



Other information


Additional information on how to apply for this contract

Please note that Walsall Council have a new Contract opportunity.

For further details of the requirement, please see the following link to the Councils` e-Procurement web portal;

You will be required to register your organisation (if already not done so) and express your interest in the relevant project/opportunity.

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No


How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.