DG Translation is the European Commission's in-house translation service. We translate for Europe — working in all the official languages of the European Union.
The 28 winners of our yearly translator contest received their prize on 16 April.
We are currently looking for translators with a perfect command of Chinese and English to join us for a period of up to 3 years. Apply by 1 June.
The European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) will announce translator competitions in July for: Finnish, Hungarian, Latvian, Polish, Portuguese and Slovak (registration: 30 July – 1 September).
We outsource part of our work — to freelancers and agencies. Check out which services we need now.
Helpful links — producing clear texts on EU topics
Translation contest for pupils age 17
Language-related news and EU language policy
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