Latest updates on Ministry of Foreign Affairs- Changes in languages of translation: 
The Translation Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has stopped offering translation services in the following languages:
  • Finnish
  • Swedish
  • Chinese
  • Japanese
  • Slovenian
What this means in practice
Impact on assignees :
  • From now on whenever translation from or to one of the above mentioned languages is needed, we will be contacting the competent foreign embassy to take recommendation of official translators
  • The cost of translations via independent translators is higher than the cost of the translation service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Receipt of translation costs will always be requested as a proof
Official information :
  • There is no official information on the above provided by the ministry
  • A hand written declaration may be given stating that the language of translation requested is not being offered by the authority

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