What is a valid translation certificate?

Quorum generally requires translation certificates from an outside party contain the following elements:

  • Name and contact information of the company employing the translator.
  • The name of the document, including version and/or date if applicable, or other document identifier.
  • Source and target language (for example, English into Portuguese).
  • A statement of attestation that includes the following language (or very similar): “I hereby certify that the identified translated document is, to the best of my knowledge and belief, a true and accurate translation for the original source document.”
  • Name, title and signature of the person certifying the translation.
  • Date of the certification.