About Legislative Translation Center

Service Objective

Service Objective

To foster foreigners' understanding of Korean Laws and to increase their investment in Korea as well as to enhance national prestige in the world by providing service of the English translation of current major statutes of the Republic of Korea in Korea and overseas.

Major ServiceProvision of English translation of the statutes of the Republic of Korea web service provision

BROCHURE

Video

Video

History

History
1990's History
1990's 1992 Publication of the Current Laws of the Republic of Korea (6 vol.)
1994 Construction of the database of the Current Laws of the Republic of Korea
1995 Provision of the Current Laws of the Republic of Korea over PC communications network
1997 Publication of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea (20 vol.)
1998 Construction of the database of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea
2000's History
2000's 2000 Provision of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea on the web
2001 Publication of the Korean and English Glossary of Legal Terms
2005 Publication of the Korean and English Glossary of Legal Terms (Revised Edition)
2006 Construction of the database of the current and past major statutes and provision of web service
2009 Publication of the Korean and English Glossary or Legal Terms
2010's History
2010's 2010 Free provision of English Translation of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea web service
2012 Provision of English Translation of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea mobile service
2013 Publication of the Korean and English Glossary of Legal Terms
2014 Launch of the Open API service for statutes of the Republic of Korea
2015 Publication of the Guidelines for Translation of the Statutes of the Republic of Korea into English
2016 Publication of various research reports on major guidelines for translation of legal terms and examples