Establishment of the Official Translation Department

The Official Translation Department was established under Council of Ministers Resolution No. 134 dated 2/5/1422H, which provided for the establishment of a department for translation to be named Official Translation Department. It shall be entrusted with official translation of government documents, and it shall be responsible to the Head of the Bureau of Experts at the Council of Ministers.

OTD Tasks

The translation from Arabic into some or all foreign languages officially recognized by the United Nations and the international organizations arising therefrom - if deemed necessary - and from these languages into Arabic; in addition to other languages deemed necessary to translate into and from, covering the following fields: