Interpreter Services

All Court/chamber proceedings in Singapore are conducted in English. Interpreters Section provides language interpretation in the Family Justice Courts (FJC) legal proceedings for those who do not understand or speak English language.

The languages/dialects available are as follows:

Chinese Language & Dialects Mandarin, Hokkien, Teochew, Cantonese and Hakka
Malay Language & Dialects Malay, Javanese and Boyanese
Indian Languages Tamil

A party requiring the services of an Interpreter of the Court for himself/herself or any of his/her witnesses at a hearing/chamber may refer to Practice Directions Amendments No. 3 of 2017 of FJC.