Interpreting fees

Always per interpreter and per mission day

Simultaneous (with two) CHF 1 250.- 
(+ expenses)
Bidule and whisper interpreting 
two interpreters per booth / language, each 
One single interpreter, for 6 hours, max. 45 min. at a time

1 250.- 
1 400.-  (+ expenses)

R.I. mission, in simultaneous mode, from a computer, 2 interpreters,
max. 2 x 3 hours, per interpreter
CHF 1 300.-
R.I. mission, simultaneous mode, from a computer, alone, max. 45 min., per interpreter CHF 250.-

Wedding ceremony (without travel-time and transportation costs), 1 personal meeting 3-4 weeks before incl.

CHF 400.-
Consecutive interpreting (per assignment) CHF 1 400.- 
(+ expenses)
Liason interpreting (minimum rate for 2 hours)  CHF 400.- 
(+ expenses) 
Each additional hour CHF 150.-
Marketing research / "focus groups" in pairs in simultaneous mode without equipment CHF 950.-
Accompaniment to civil wedding ceremonies or notary and lawyer appointments
Flat fee for 3 hours presence, 1 meeting beforehand incl.
CHF 400.-
(+ expenses) 
Travel time allowance: if the interpreter has to travel the evening before or the day after the conference CHF according to destination
Allowances covers the interpreter's board and lodging expenses at the conference venue

(*When board and lodging are paid for by the conference organizer at the conference hotel)
CHF 400.- 

Train 1st class / air fare (return ticket) from domicile to the conference venue   actual expenses
Organisation of interpreter teams, handling fee per event CHF 250.-

(CHF = ±1.05 Euro / ±1.15 $. Please check the daily rates)

Sample contract for Conference Interpreters Yve Delaquis in a booth

No charge is ever made for the interpreter's preparation time. This work is included in our fee, even if we need 4-5 days to prepare for the topic /s of a conference.

As soon as conference interpreters contracts have been drawn up and sent to the client, the interpreters are considered booked.

Within 10 days following the venue, according to the recruiting contract.