Translation Services Cambridge

Based in the heart of Cambridge, First Edition Translations Ltd are a translations agency with a long and successful track record. Working with commercial and publishing clients, our strong team of experienced project managers coordinate all aspects of a language translation project, offering clients support all the way.


Bespoke Translation
Solutions for your Business

With over 40 years in both commercial and editorial translations, First Edition Translations Services are ideally placed to provide a wide range of professional language services to businesses and individuals. Our professional translators are carefully selected according to their qualifications and experience and our services can be tailored to our client’s needs, and always according to the new ISO 17100 standard.  



Book Translations

Book production from start to finish: translation, editing, DTP and proofreading.


Website Translations

Our experienced translators will work with you to ensure that your website translations not only read well but are culturally attuned.

Technical Translations

Professional and specialised translation services to the manufacturing and engineering sectors.

Legal Translations

In the case of legal documents, accuracy is key as a careless translation might cost you dearly.


Scientific Translations

Translation services for scientific sectors, including life sciences, agriculture, veterinary medicine and chemistry.


Medical Translations

Providing first-class translation services to the medical, pharmaceutical and regulatory industries for over 40 years.


Machine Translations

Machine translation for all sectors, ensuring a final result that reads no different from a human-translated text.

Marketing Translations

It is essential that your PR, marketing and advertising materials convey the same message in every market.

Our Clients Tesimonials

First Edition Translations are a leader in their field and we trust them with our award-winning Co-Edition Publishing. We had constant updates, calls if needed and quick turnarounds on text throughout the process. I can’t thank you enough and we’re so pleased we got to work on this incredible special title. I wouldn’t use anyone else!

General Manager, DK Publishing

Our Story and Translation Awards

First Edition Translations are one of the UK’s oldest established translation agencies, operating since 1981, we are a founder member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting.


Our Accreditations

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a Translator

Interested in using your language skills and becoming a translator? Fill in our online registration form today to register your interest.

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