Prices

From Dutch French English German Spanish Italian
To
Dutch   € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99
French € 0.99   € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99
English € 0.99 € 0.99   € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99
German € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99   € 0.99 € 0.99
Spanish € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99   € 0.99
Italian € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99 € 0.99  

Price per line of 55 characters (including spaces) in the target language, excluding VAT.
Technical texts: +25%
Minimum order rate per language pair: €25.00

A quotation will be given for other language combinations (Greek, Swedish, Danish, Polish, Hungarian, Czech, Arabic, Turkish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, etc.).

Ad Verbum uses the proper method of counting. For Windows, the number of lines is counted in Word 2013; see the number of ‘Characters (incl. spaces)’. One line corresponds to 55 characters in the target language. And so, you can easily check the number of lines for yourself afterwards.

Delivery and general terms

We deliver translations via our web site and via e-mail free of charge. We also deliver by fax free of charge, but remember that the text will have to be typed again, and this inevitably involves extra work and increases the chance of typing errors.
Terms of payment: invoices must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date.

Surcharges

  • Files in PowerPoint, PDF, Excel, html and on paper (hard copy): + 10 %
  • A surcharge may be requested for translations which require special or terminological searches.
  • Urgent translations: for such cases you must allow for a surcharge of 25%.
  • Night work, work on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: allow for a surcharge of 50%.

Rates for Checking and Correcting Texts

  • French, Dutch: € 45.00 per hour, VAT not included
  • English, Spanish, German, Italian: € 52.00 per hour, VAT not included
  • Other languages: € 60.00 per hour, VAT not included

Scheduling projects

If a project has been definitively scheduled and is subsequently cancelled or postponed by the client less than 24 hours before it was scheduled to start, there will be a fixed charge of € 50.00, VAT not included.