Founded in 1987,  Traductions Françaises (French Translations) offers qualified French ↔ English translating and interpreting services expressly in the areas of legal and commercial work.

Traduction Françaises has a team of experienced NAATI professional French native and/or bilingual translators and interpreters from a variety of legal, commercial, professional and academic backgrounds to ensure high quality in such languages.

The firm is a division of Societas Linguacomm Pty. Ltd., the other division being Corporate Language Communications, an agency specialising in Tuition/Translating/Interpreting in ALL languages for the corporate and government sectors with professional indemnity insurance.

The firm is one of the select few whose translations are recognised and accredited by:

  • the French Consulate General in Sydney;
  • the French-Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry;
  • the Translation and Interpreting Service of the Australian Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs and
  • the Victorian Interpreting and Translation Service.

Member – The Australian Institute of Interpreters and Translators Inc. AUSIT (Victorian Branch)

Since 1987, we have undertaken translation assignments in all fields, including contracts, court documents, civil register certificates, academic certificates, technical, company, commercial, medical, scientific, legal and other work.

Division director:

  • Michael Bula
    B.A. LL.B. (Melb. Uni.) Grad. Dip. Notarial Practice (Vic. Uni.) Barrister and Solicitor and Notary Public NAATI Professional Translator French ↔ English (formerly Level 3)
    Michael Bula is a practicing international lawyer and notary public admitted in 1982 with his own legal practice Michael Bula Solicitors, International Lawyers and Notaries which specialises in French and international legal and notarial matters and translations.

General Manager:

  • Maggie Bracher
    B.A. Dip.Ed. M. Ed. (Melb.)
    Language Agency Director & Translator

We provide certified translations for legal, government and administrative purposes and the signature of Michael Bula is registered with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for the purpose of legalisation and authentication of translations for Australian and international litigious and non-litigious purposes.

• standard text
• legal
• commercial
• technical
• multimedia
• certificates
• affidavits of translator
• notarised translations for international purposes
• Apostille from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Traductions Françaises is accredited to the following organisations

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