As Pasifika language experts, we have expertise in the following languages and offer very competitive prices for translation services.  We translate English medium to:


  • Gagana Samoa

  • lea faka Tonga

  • Vagahau Niue

  • Kuki 'Airani

  • vosa Viti

  • Gagana Tokelau

  • Tuvalu

  • Kiribati

  • Rotuman (translation charged at premium rate)

  • Tok Pisin (translation charged at a premium rate)

PEC have worked with the following clients:

  • Ministry of Education - education resources

  • Ministry of Education - reading resources

  • Government - COVID19 key messages

  • Ministry for Pacific Peoples - COVID19 key messages

  • Department of Internal Affairs - COVID19 Key messages

  • DHBs - COVID19 key messages and other key health messages

  • MPI - Fruit Fly prevention key messages

  • University Students - interview transcription

  • NZ Human Rights Commission - Policy paper

















We offer the following as a standard translation service:

Stage One:                       Translation by a native language speaker

Stage Two:                       Peer review by a native language speaker

Administration FEE:      $100 Project Management fee per language for single language translations
                                            $75 Project Management fee per language for multiple language translations

We can also peer review work that has already been translated by someone external to PEC.

Standard Rate:     

5-10 day turn around - the timeframe is determined by the length of the translation (either by time for audio translation or number of words from the text)

Urgent Rate:         

2-3-day turn around, attracts an additional urgent fee


Priority Rate:       

12-24hr turn around  (ie key COVID-19 messaging) attracts an additional priority fee.


Contact today for more information and a quote for your translation job

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PHONE: (09) 260 4042

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Westfield Mall Manukau
Level 3

1 Leyton Way, Manukau 

(entrance via lift located in the food court next to Burger King)

The Best parking is the carpark opposite the main entrance to the Food Court on Leyton Way.  These carparks have a 240min parking limit.

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