Nelson Secretarial Pricing

We offer the following rates:

Service Description Price Per Hour
Copy Typing Typing from original document without altering content or format. $25
Copy Writing Copy writing for websites $60
Word Processing Typing and formatting in MS Word from original document. $25
Resume (CV) Creation Drafting, typing and formatting resume from rough copy or details supplied verbally. $30
Job Application Letter Drafting, typing and formatting job application letter from rough copy or details supplied verbally. $30
Proof Reading Proof reading copy to check that corrections have been entered accurately from draft copy. $30
Copy Editing Proof reading and editing the original text in terms of spelling, punctuation and style. $30
Research Internet research worldwide. Library, public records or local directories research restricted to Nelson and surrounds. Other research services may be negotiated on demand. $30
Data Entry Text or spreadsheet data entry on MS Word or Excel. Data entry into other software packages will require training. Computer capability available for download. $25
Transcription Service Transcription into English. Please note that audio transcriptions may take longer depending on quality of audio tape and complexity of subject matter. We reserve the right to assess the project before committing to the work. $45
Website Design Website design, website development and website hosting services. POA


  • The above prices are exclusive of GST.
  • The above hourly rates include fax, local postage and paper charges.
  • For documents of more than 5 pages a surcharge of $3 – per page will apply.
  • Additional costs other than those specified will be charged. Estimates will be supplied in advance.
  • A tax invoice will be issued on completion of assignment.
  • A deposit may be required before commencement of the assignment.
  • Payment: 7 days upon receipt of invoice.
  • Payment can be received by cash, cheque, electronic banking or PayPal.


Source documents can be supplied electronically, by fax/email, post, courier or personal delivery. Final versions can be returned in whichever way requested. For personal delivery or courier, a surcharge will apply. Fee to be advised.


Nelson Secretarial is not responsible for the original source, actual content, use and dissemination of the material provided for typing, copy editing, proof reading, transcribing or translation. Clients take responsibility for the accuracy of the information supplied as well as for meeting copyright requirements. Where original research is undertaken by Nelson Secretarial, reference to the source will be given where appropriate. The final responsibility for the completed work rests with the client.

Drafting, typing and formatting resume from rough copy or details supplied verbally.

Nelson Secretarial are focused on delivering a timely and efficient service.

Fast and Efficient Service

When you deal with Nelson Secretarial you know you are in good hands. We are dedicated and focused on delivering work of the highest standard. Our output is professional, our turn around is fast and efficient. No job is too big or too small.

Nelson Secretarial ensures all client information is kept confidential.

Client Confidentiality

Any work we do for you is outside of your business or organisational environment and can therefore be done in the strictest confidence. We safeguard any information entrusted to us and assure our clients of our utmost discretion and integrity.