Editing, Proofreading and Copy Services


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I could not be happier with workwisewords’ professional and timely help with my thesis. My only regret is that I did not contact them much earlier in the process as it would have saved me considerable stress and confusion. I would happily recommend them to anyone in a similar position and I plan to continue using their services.

Hamish Robertson, PhD Faculty of Medicine,
University of New South Wales

workwisewords is a Canberra-based company providing accredited editing, proofreading and writing services. Established in 2014, workwisewords works with academics and students in Australia and abroad, Commonwealth and State/Territory departments and agencies, a wide range of industry and business and not-for-profit clients, fiction and non-fiction authors and Australian and international publishing houses. workwisewords is a professional member of the Institute for Professional Editors, Editors NSW, the Canberra Society of Editors, the Plain Language Association International, and Clarity International.

Academic Editing

expert editing for theses, journal articles, books and book chapters, conference papers and more from a qualified, accredited editor and experienced academic marker

Government + Corporate

professional project management, drafting and editing for annual reports, corporate plans, policy and procedures, training material, manuals, presentations, promotional material and more

Authors + Publishers

editorial support for authors planning, drafting or submitting manuscripts and for authors and publishers seeking copyediting and proofreading of developed drafts


drafting, editing, proofreading and indexing for:

academic theses + essays | scholarly journal articles | research reports | e-books + hardcopy | annual reports | applications + resumes | business + technical reports | fiction + non-fiction books | manuals + guidebooks | marketing + promotional material | newsletters + magazines | policy, guidelines and standards | research proposals | social media | tenders + grant applications | training + educational material | and more


biography + autobiography | business, economics + industry | computing + ict | education | environmental studies | humanities + social sciences | indigenous studies | fine arts + art history | law + criminology | lifestyle | medicine + health sciences | multicultural studies | philosophy + religion | politics + public policy | popular + literary fiction | science, technology + engineering | science fiction + fantasy | women’s studies | and more

Partnered Services

workwisewords works closely with Smash Graphics, an agency specialising in cover design, layout, print preparation and epublishing for business, government and authors. Contact workwisewords or Smash Graphics to discuss complete support for your document from planning to editing to publication.

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