A certified translator is a member in good standing of a professional translation association in Canada or abroad. Their certification must be confirmed by a seal or stamp that shows the translator’s membership number.
Any family member, representative or consultant of the applicant who may be a lawyer, notary or translator is not permitted to translate documents.
Note: A translator in the process of receiving their certification or accreditation is not considered a certified translator for IRCC’s purposes.
A person who provides support, advice or help, for a fee or other consideration, to someone who wants to immigrate to Canada or obtain Canadian citizenship. (more…)