USCIS Certificate of Translation Sample

Written by Nate Webber

Idiomatic USA Chief Content Officer

It's clear that you are interested in understanding the format and requirements for a certified translation as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). USCIS mandates that all documents in foreign languages submitted with applications and petitions be accompanied by a full English translation, which the translator must certify as complete and accurate. This certification must also affirm the translator's competence to translate from the original language into English.

A typical USCIS Certificate of Translation generally includes the following components:

Need a certified translation for USCIS? This guide demystifies the process and helps you avoid costly mistakes.

Bonus: Download free certificate of translation samples for reference.

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