Auscript is one of the world’s largest transcription and court recording organisations.

  • Auscript captures over 200,000 hours of court audio and delivers more than two million pages of transcript each year
  • The story of Auscript began in Australia in 1921, where we started as a federal government department (then known as the Commonwealth Reporting Service)
  • Today, Auscript is part of the global For The Record Group, with more than 27,000 installations across 62 countries including all of Australia, 50 states throughout the US, and 800 courts throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

Our Company


There are a number of reasons why Auscript is the global market leader in recording and transcription services.

  • Fast and on time: We transcribe over two million pages annually – with delivery options available as quickly as within seconds of the spoken word
  • Guaranteed quality: We are an ISO 9001:2008 certified provider – producing transcripts with the highest raw accuracy rating of 99.5% and capturing audio with absolute clarity
  • Fail-safe recording: We never miss a recording – ever – capturing hundreds of thousands of hours of audio across thousands of courtrooms globally
  • Simple and transparent: Our transcription production platform provides online ordering and tracking of every transcript in the production cycle, with full access to analytics to measure our performance
  • Robust security: We securely transfer audio and transcripts via our 128-bit SSL encrypted WAN, and offer dual redundancy with two back-up data centres.

Who we are


The Auscript Difference is our relentless focus on delivering fast, precise and secure services to our clients – without fail.”

Peter Wyatt Managing Director and CEO

Our History


  • 1921 – Started as the Commonwealth Reporting Service (CRS)
  • 1970s – Using audio tape to record hearings for transcription at a later date
  • 1990s – The Australian government privatises the CRS
  • 1992 – Begin trading as Auscript Australasia Pty Limited

We work closely with all of our clients to ensure the on-time delivery of a high-quality service


Family Court of Australia logo
Federal Circuit Court of Australia logo
High Court of Australia logo
Federal Court of Australia logo
Government of Western Australia Department of the Attorney General logo
Queensland Courts logo

Leadership


Our people come from all walks of life, with one thing in common: a passion for quality and increasing access to justice.


Corporate Social Responsibility


Donating over 300 Christmas gifts to the women and children who use Women’s Legal Service QLD

We are committed to contributing to a sustainable and positive future. We recognise the importance of supporting the legal industry and local community. Each year Auscript invests tens of thousands of dollars in supporting local law associations and charity groups through sponsorships and donations.


Awards & Achievements


BRW 2014 most innovative companies logo
EY Entrepreneur of the Year - 2015 Northern Region Nominee
Lord Mayor's Business Awards 2015