French Language
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  • Post Graduate Diploma in Translation with Distinction, University of Auckland, New Zealand

  • MA, Communication Sciences, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA

  • BA, PsychologyYork University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • Member New Zealand Society of Translators & Interpreters (NZSTI) & the Australian Institute of Interpreters & Translators (AUSIT)

  • Authorised by the French Embassy to carry out document translations 

  • Cultural expertise: Experience working in Canada, New Zealand, the US & Belgium. Knowledge of francophone cultures, dialects & religions.

  • Clients: Businesses, government organisations, translation agencies & individuals.​ Approved by: NZIS, NZTA, NZQA, AA, IRD, DIBP


Welcome!  I am Patricia Newell. Originally from Montréal, Québec, Canada, now based in Auckland, New Zealand, I provide translation services worldwide & interpreting services locally. I can offer you:

  • Experience: Over 10 years of interpreting and translation experience

  • ​Support: I am your single point of contact & take care of every aspect of your job

  • Professional: I abide by the code of conduct of my professional organisation (NZSTI)

  • Simplicity: Uncomplicated online service