Quality standards

When it comes to Quality ISO Accreditation Trust and Certification
(since 1991) we have it all!

We invest in our quality standards, processes and procedures to ensure that our projects are streamlined and service is smooth.

We hold two ISO certifications. The first is 9001: 2015, and we also hold 17100 – one of the first UK companies to achieve this certification. We are also members of ITI, CIEP and ATC. Not to mention nearly 30 years of experience to guide and help you get the best.

So, quality, ISO Accreditation and membership – trust and confidence. Tick. If you are trusting a company with your language project, you need to know that you will receive work completed to the highest quality and standards. From a company with full ISO accreditation AND with membership of the UK’s top Institute for translation and interpreting.


ATC – Full membership of the ATC (Association of Translation Companies). Company of the Year 2020 & 2021.


CIEP – Corporate membership of the CIEP (Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading) since 1993.


Corporate membership of the ITI (Institute of Translation and Interpreting) since 1994. Corporate Member of the Year 2021.


ISO 17100 – ISO 17100:2015 for Translation Services (since this standard began, in 2008, externally audited annually).


ISO 9001 – BS EN ISO 9001:2015 (certified since 2003, externally audited annually).


Living wage employer – As a living wage employer, we believe our staff deserve a wage which meets every day needs.


Mindful employer – We are a mindful employer, working toward achieving better mental health at work.


Disability confident committed – We are Disability Confident Committed, ensuring our recruitment, communications and support are inclusive and accessible.


4-day week employer since 2019


Good Business Charter Member since 2022


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Atlas Translations is here to support all your language and communication needs. No matter who you are, where you are and what those needs may be.

Call us or send us an email to let us know what you need and we can help. We respond quickly to all enquiries.

Read more about our commitment to quality in our 2021 Round-Up, where we discuss new initiatives and celebrate winning Company of the Year with the Association of Translation Companies for the second year running.

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Atlas have been translating (policy documents) for us into several languages since 2004. They are friendly and efficient and have always provided accurate and cost-effective translations well within the agreed deadlines.

Oxford Policy Management

The translator did an impeccable job. The translation notes were not only helpful but showed a tremendous dedication to the task and outstanding professionalism all around. A very special thank you to Atlas.

Sistemas Congnitivos (SISCOG)

I was particularly impressed with the speed in which you turned the work around, and the quality of the work was excellent. Many thanks. It was a pleasure working with you.

Snell & Wilcox

Atlas provided another high-quality French translation of one of our policy briefs. They respond quickly to our needs and delivered a document that we were confident to send straight to printing and distribution. We’re happy to include Atlas as one of our trusted partners.

Future Agricultures Consortium

What an excellent and prompt service! Thank you very much for the extremely fast turnaround and efficient service.

Scottish Prison Service