Lynchpin Proofreading

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An accurate fixed quote will be offered after sighting the document

  • It is better to know ahead of time how much

          proofreading will cost

  • Lynchpin Proofreading charges by the word or page

  • ​Quotes are valid for 28 days

  • No hidden costs

  • Payment in full and upfront for smaller projects

  • 50% payment upfront, 50% payment upon delivery for large projects


  • We do not charge GST


At Lynchpin Proofreading, we believe charging by the hour can be misleading, we charge by the word or page. We do not impose an extra charge because of deadlines or turnaround times. 

Basic Proofreading

This service includes proofreading for spelling errors, typos, and punctuation errors.

Advanced Proofreading

This service includes proofreading for spelling errors, typos, punctuation errors, grammar, sentence structure, headings, word breaks, orphans and widows, paragraph indentation, spacing, font consistency, page numbers, lists, table of contents, illustrations and captions, tables, diagrams and figures, formatting consistency, footnotes, and endmatter.

This service includes suggestions about excessive use of passive voice, jargon, clichés, redundant words and repetition. 

Typing Service

Our expert typist will type your handwritten work (words are typed as written) and email it to you. 

1 cent per typed word.

If you want your written document proofread at the same time, please inform the typist when arranging a quote. 

All quotes are in Australian Dollars and we ask that you pay in Australian Dollars. Lynchpin Proofreading prefers payments to be made through electronic funds transfer (avoiding additional costs). If you would prefer to pay through a third party, payments can be handled through PayPal. 

If you would like a quote, please email the following:

  • your deadline or preferred turnaround time
  • the document or manuscript
  • word count of your document or manuscript
  • the intended audience or purpose

You can email your document (whole or in chapters) e.g 
Microsoft Word (doc) to us and we will send you a quote within 2 business days. 




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