Chic-Choc Translations

Exceptional English texts since 2015

Chic-Choc Translations provides French-to-English translation and comprehensive English-language services to companies and individuals in Quebec and all across Canada. When you work with us, you’ll receive impeccably written texts that are true to their original meaning and perfectly adapted to your target audience.

Chic-Choc Translations is owned and run by Lydia Nockels, a certified translator and member of the Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes du Québec. Lydia holds a Bachelor’s degree in French and Spanish and a Master’s degree in Translation Studies. A British native, Lydia emigrated to Quebec in 2012 and launched Chic-Choc Translations in 2015. The numerous large-scale projects Lydia has completed since are a testament to the quality of her work. A selection of projects completed by Chic-Choc Translations can be viewed in the portfolio section.

Chic-Choc Translations plays a vital role in our customers’ efforts to engage with new and existing markets in North America and Europe. We enjoy long-standing relationships with many of our customers, providing them with the assurance that all their texts are of the same high quality and consistent style, time after time.


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Mission & Values

At Chic-Choc Translations we have a commitment to excellence; a commitment to helping francophone businesses and individuals get their message across in impeccable English that is perfectly adapted to North American and European markets. We pull out all the stops to make sure you’re satisfied with our services.

A personal touch

We believe that all business relationships should be founded on excellent customer service, that’s why we approach all of our contracts with a positive, can-do attitude. We endeavour to create long-lasting relationships with our customers — we want to enjoy working with you and hope you have a positive experience working with us.

A passion for our work

We truly enjoy every aspect of our work and are committed to professional development and staying in touch with the latest industry trends. We only take on projects that we are actually interested in, that are in our areas of expertise, and that are with companies who have similar values to our own. These three factors ensure that we never lose the drive to provide you with spot-on texts.