Drawing on 54 years of experience striving for excellence, Alliance Française relies on experienced native speaker professionals committed to provide the highest quality of service at reasonable costs (see rates). We offer translation services from and to French, English and Bahasa Malaysia as well as English-French interpretation services (read more about our services).

We are expert in a wide range of fields and provide technically accurate and reliable translations while always meeting the deadlines. This is why individuals and companies place their trust in AFKL to take care of their translation and interpretation needs.

Endeavouring to deliver the best possible translation every time, we focus on four key principles: confidentiality, accuracy, punctuality and customer satisfaction. Our Department is deeply committed to its quality statement and strictly follows its principles.

Alliance Française is recognised by the Embassy of France in Kuala Lumpur as an official centre for French translation. Documents translated by us bear the stamp of Alliance Française de Kuala Lumpur and must then necessarily be certified by the Embassy of France in Kuala Lumpur in order to be recognised by French and Malaysian public authorities. 

 

  • CAN I TRANSLATE MY DOCUMENT FROM FRENCH TO ENGLISH? +

    Yes, we provide translation services from French to English and English to French, as well as Bahasa Melayu to French and French to Bahasa Melayu.
  • ARE TRANSLATIONS DONE BY ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE KUALA LUMPUR OFFICIALLY RECOGNISED BY THE RELEVANT PUBLIC AUTHORITIES? +

    Alliance Française is recognised by the Embassy of France in Kuala Lumpur as an official centre for French translation. Documents translated by us bear the stamp of Alliance Française de Kuala Lumpur and must then necessarily be certified by the Embassy of France in Kuala Lumpur in order to be recognised by French and Malaysian public authorities.
  • WHAT IS THE TRANSLATION RATE? +

    The standard rate is RM160 per page for usual certificates (marriage, birth, divorce, death, school…) and RM190 per page for any other non-technical document (up to 200 per page). Over 200 words kindly contact us for quotation.
  • WHAT IS THE INTERPRETATION RATE? +

    Kindly contact us for quotation.
  • HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR THE DOCUMENT TO BE READY? +

    The duration for standard translation is 4 working days.
  • I NEED THE TRANSLATION URGENTLY, CAN IT BE READY SOONER? +

    Yes, we also provide express translation services. The duration for express translation is 1 to 2 working days, subject to final confirmation. A 100% surcharge is applicable on the standard rate.
  • SHALL I SEND THE DOCUMENT VIA EMAIL OR COME TO ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE KUALA LUMPUR? +

    You may either scan and send the document via email to afkl.reception@gmail.com or come personally to our office.
  • WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE TO GET A DOCUMENT TRANSLATED? +

    An email will be sent to you regarding the payment procedure via online bank-in or cash deposit. You will be required to scan and email the proof of payment so that we can proceed with the translation accordingly.
  • CAN IT BE ARRANGED TO SEND THE DOCUMENT BY POST ONCE THE TRANSLATION IS READY? +

    Yes, you may ask for shipping costs to be included in the translation fee. Translation (maximum weight 200 grams) can be sent to you by Post Express for an extra cost of RM 16.
  • CAN I GET EXTRA COPIES OF A TRANSLATION? +

    Yes, extra copies of translations are available and will be charged 16 RM for the first 3 pages and 1 RM per page for any additional page.
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Translations Department

Tel: 03 – 2694 7880

Tuesday - Friday
  9AM - 6PM
Saturday   9AM - 5PM
Sunday and Monday
  Closed
Public Holidays
 
Lunch Break
  1PM - 2PM