Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, we’re an officially established language services provider located in Prague, Czech Republic. Corporate ID is 24121312, Tax ID is CZ24121312.
A quote for interpretation, localisation, DTP and other services can be provided via e-mail or by phone.
If the document is in MS Word format, use the "Word Count" function from the Tools menu, or you can see the word count in the bottom-left corner of the screen upon opening the file. Otherwise, if the document is in another format (Paper, HTML, PDF, PHP, ASP, etc.), send us the file by e-mail or through our Online-order form. We will count the words for you and send you a quick quote.
If your document is printed, send it by fax to +420 22 888 2051, specifying your billing and contact details, the source language, the target language(s) and the required delivery date. Our project managers will be in touch with you shortly then.
We work with nearly all types of files including MS Office, PDFs, InDesign, FrameMaker, HTML, XML, PHP, SDLXLIFF and many other formats and file extensions.
HQ-translate s.r.o. services strictly involve quality translation/localisation to be done by a native speaker of the target language, along with a document proofreading or functional content testing by another professional, native in the target language.
Being in the market for nearly a decade already, HQ-translate agency has managed to build its own database of talented and experienced linguistic and IT professionals. Their competences have been proven by years of successful cooperation, therefore, we can guarantee high quality of your translations entrusted to them.
Every new candidate to join our team is asked to pass a very strict qualification stage, inclusive of a trial translation, past references checking and credentials verification. First projects assigned to such newcomers are closely monitored for accuracy, style and timely delivery.
HQ-translate provides a 100% service guarantee for all translations. If you are not fully satisfied with final result, we will make necessary corrections and modifications, free of charge. OR there is a 60-day money back policy at HQ-translate s.r.o. The quality of our translations allows us to promise you this.
The majority of our requests come from corporate clients and other language services providers, but private customers are always welcome!
All the internal staff and most of freelancers have signed comprehensive confidentiality agreements and/or non-disclosure agreements with HQ-translate. Upon your request, we are willing to sign your own NDA agreement. And YES - all online payments are processed on a secure server provided by 2Checkout, we have no access to your payment details.
The majority of the translation orders are processed upon a full/partial prepayment been made. It's quick and easy, you can securely pay with your debit/credit card right on our website. It is absolutely secure, the service is provided by 2Checkout, a world leader in online payments. You may also prepay by Paypal or wire.
For our returning clients we can offer deferred payment conditions up to 30 days.
Our preferable method of payment is online debit/credit card payment, NO extra fees for you, HQ-translate s.r.o. covers all relevant costs. You may also pay by Paypal, Skrill or bank wire. We DO NOT ACCEPT BANK CHEQUES.
We have managed to set up internal workflow allowing for 24/7/365 availability to all our clients. But please let us know beforehand about any rush or weekend jobs in plans.