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Japanese translation Services in Singapore

Singapore is a global city-state where multilingual speakers connect at different levels. However, since English is an official language, it is necessary to have non-English documents translated into English. 


If you are looking for  English to Japanese Translation in Singapore or the other way round, you have come to the right place. Be it Legal Content, Medical document or a Website and Video content, you will receive accurate Japanese Translations from us.

Wordsburg Translations is one of the Best Japanese Translation Services in Singapore.  We have a team of proficient native Japanese translators who come from a diverse range of backgrounds.

Our professional Japanese Translators understand the multiple nuances of the Japanese language. So whatever be your requirement, we are here to assist you.

Japanese translation Services in Singapore

For Business & Government

Japanese Translation Services for Business & Government

Check out our translation pricing, process & terms

Starting from per word

Price varies based on the volume

Singapore is widely recognized as a major trade center in South-east Asia. MNCs looking to tap into local markets often need to switch to local languages. Same is the case for local companies seeking to go global.


As a registered Japanese Translation company, we can help businesses with their various day-to-day requirements. Our team of proficient Japanese translators in Singapore can help businesses with:

  • Digital
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing
  • Business & Finance
  • Medical
  • Beauty & Lifestyle
  • Oil & Energy
  • Software & IT
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Logistics
  • Engineering
  • Media
  • E-commerce
  • Food & Culinary

For Personal Certificates

Certified Japanese Translation Service

Offering packages for Japanese Certified Translation, Notary Services & SAL, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Embassy Authentication

Starting from per page

A Standard page consists of up to 275 words

Non-English certificates require English translation for all official purposes. Wordsburg Translations is a reputed Japanese Translation Service. We offer professional translation for Japanese to English and vice-versa.


Our translations are acceptable to ICA, MOM, IRAS and most of Singapore and foreign government organisations. Our certificate processing ensures that your certificate details are safe and secure. We can help you with:

  • PR Application
  • Singapore Citizenship Application
  • Driving License Conversion
  • Employment Pass Application
  • S Pass Application
  • Long Term Visit Pass
  • Marriage Solemnisation
  • College / School Enrolment
  • Medical Treatment​
  • ICA Submission
  • Ministry of Manpower
  • Singapore Traffic Police
  • ROM
  • Health Promotion Board
  • Schools/ Colleges
  • Banks
  • Companies
  • The Housing & Development Board
  • & more
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The three different writing systems – the Kanji, the Hiragana and Katakana makes the Japanese one of the most complex languages in the world. Japanese follows different grammatical rules different from English or other subject prominent languages. Various cultural nuances if omitted can alter the intended meaning. It is also very important to get the tone of the text right. So in order to translate Japanese, one needs a native Japanese translator who is well-aware of the various cultural nuances and regional variations.

At Wordsburg Translations, we have a team of competent native Japanese translators. They come from diverse backgrounds and have a great deal of experience in translating Japanese to English, and vice-versa.

Depending on the project type, subject & target market, we will assign the resource to translate the content. If you are looking for a professional Japanese to English translator in Singapore, we are your best choice.



We translate and certify our Japanese Translations demonstrating its accuracy. Our certification is accepted by most government organisations, private institutions and foreign institutes.


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Our Japanese translators have signed a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with us to ensure that your details are kept confidential. If you prefer, we will sign an NDA with your business to assure confidentiality.


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Our experienced project manager will oversee all your Japanese language translations. The project manager will ensure that you have a smooth and hassle-free experience. The manager is also responsible for providing you with post-project support.

Government & NGO
Banking & Finance
Travel & Leisure
Digital & Education
Government & NGO
Banking & Finance
Travel & Leisure
Digital & Education


In most cases, we charge the business clients on the word count of the source language.


– For Japanese to English Translation, we charge based on the character count of the Japanese document.

– For English to Japanese Translation, we charge based on the word count of the English document.


Note: If the scanned pages are unclear, we will evaluate them separately.

To provide Japanese Translation Rates, we need one of the below mentioned:


– Access to the Source Files


–  Word Count 


In case you are not able to provide us either due to the draft being incomplete, kindly seek support from our sales team. 


Generally, Japanese translation pricing starts at 0.14 SGD per word or Japanese Character

The best way to get the word count for English to Chinese translation is to share files with us. 


As a professional English to Chinese translation company, we have tools that can accurately count the words. We will evaluate the unique word count and repetitions. This is the recommended way to get the best discounts on content repetitions. 



The other alternative ways are to check the statistics on the source file format.

We have both Japanese & English Native translators to meet your language needs. Depending on the target language, we will decide upon the resource. The chosen translator will be proficient in the subject knowledge, target language and fluency with the source language.


We select translators based on a screening process which measures their language grasp and fluency, quality and accuracy of translations, understanding of Japanese language regional variations and cultural conventions.


We segment our Japanese translators by their proficiency, subject matter expertise, work experience and track record of handling projects.

If requested, we can assign a particular translator to handle all the projects required by your company.


However, if the translator is already working on a different project at the time of placing the quote, please allow some time so that the translator can finish the current project before taking up your request.

We retain the original layout and provide a fully formatted document if you provide us with editable Japanese or English source file.


In case of scanned pdf documents which are not editable, we do our utmost best to retain the original layout. However, 100 percent retention of original layout cannot be guaranteed.

Our Japanese to English Translation Service as well as English to Japanese Translation is acceptable to most Government authorities in Singapore as well as abroad.


In some cases, authorities may ask for additional attestation along with the certified Japanese translation. These cases usually depend on the purpose of the translation. It is best to check with the authorities about the requirements beforehand.


For example, Notary & SAL/ MFA Authentication/ Embassy Attestation may involve additional attestation depending on the document.

At Wordsburg, we frequently handle translation projects dealing with Legal, Medical, Technical, Business & Financial documents.


We also offer translation for website, video and audio content.

Yes, we can offer a credit period of up to 30 Days for customers with a positive track record. T&C Apply. 


Kindly get in touch with our sales team to know more details.

Yes. We can customise our Japanese translation rates if you choose us as your Japanese Translation Partner. Some of the benefits of customised rates are:


– Our custom pricing packages will get you the best prices on bulk volumes of work.


– Pay for bulk at low prices and use those prices over multiple upcoming projects.


–Get fixed unit prices for a wide range of word counts by entering into a service agreement.


– Fast-track your projects by getting a 30 day credit period on customer evaluation.


Terms and conditions apply.
To know more, kindly get in touch with our sales team.

Yes, we do offer monthly billing for companies if requested.

Terms and conditions apply.

Kindly get in touch with our sales team to know more details.

Yes, we offer high quality Japanese to English translation and vice-versa for Video content. Along with video translation, we also offer transcriptions, voice-overs and subtitling as well.


The translation pricing varies on the below factors:

– Number of Pages

– Japanese Character count in each page 

– Expected delivery time


As a rule of thumb, it will cost about 70 SGD per certificate of about 275 Japanese Characters.


Bulk prices vary case to case. Kindly get in touch with our sales team to know more details.

Translation for the Japanese language depends on the volume of the text.

We can deliver within a single working day if the content is less than 6-8 pages or about 2000 words.

Once you have placed the order, we will start the translation process and email you a draft copy for reviewing.


You can also opt to receive the physical/hard copy of documents through:


– Collecting by self from our office in Cecil Street

– Signpost

– Courier


After the confirmation of the draft version, we will proceed with required certifications and email you an electronic version of the final certified/notarized copies.

English to Japanese or Japanese to English translations certified by Wordsburg Translations is acceptable to all Government authorities in Singapore. Our certified translations are also accepted abroad.

However, depending on the purpose of the documents, the authorities may ask you to provide additional attestations or affidavit along with the certified Japanese translated copy.


It is best to check the requirements with the authorities beforehand.

For ex: Notary & SAL/ MFA Authentication/ Embassy Attestation.

Original Japanese documents are not required.


A properly scanned copy of the Japanese documents is sufficient to initiate the process for certified translations or notary & SAL authentication.

For Singapore PR applications, it is mandatory to submit documents in English.


The Japanese documents need to be translated into English and certified by a private third party Japanese translator in Singapore.


Upon certified translation, the translated documents have to be notarised and authenticated by the Singapore Academy of Law (SAL).

We can handle the process for you. You won’t be required to visit the notary office personally.

For all non-English documents, it is required to get the documents translated in English in order to submit it for any official purpose in Singapore.


Japanese documents must be translated by a registered Japanese translation company in Singapore.

Unfortunately, we cannot certify the translations which are not done by us.


We can only certify the Japanese or English Translations which are undertaken by our Japanese translators.

Yes, we offer English to Japanese Translation Services for the document use in Japan. At Wordsburg, we translate Japanese to English as well as English to Japanese. Generally, our translations are accepted directly.

However, in some cases, Japanese authorities may ask for authentication from the Japanese Embassy.


We also offer attestation & legalisation services. However, we request you to please check with the receiving authorities and let us know the requirements as well as the processes.

The Japanese Language Translation and Notary Services offered are valid for a lifetime. Only a change in the rules by government or authorities may affect this.

Absolutely, yes. You can send copy of your originals to avail our Japanese Translation Services.




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Over 7 Years of experience

Native: Japanese

Fluent: English, Chinese

Specialisation: Industrial & Technical

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