Editing Projects Prices


Price guide

Our editing prices are a guide for costing standard editorial services. We offer flexible rates so talk to us about your project. Projects can be costed per page, word or hour.

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per 1000 words

  • Consistency, style, formatting and design
  • Accuracy against manuscript or previous copy
  • Layout and readability
  • Grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Cross-checking linked components, content lists, indexes, glossaries and references




per 1000 words

  • Grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Clarity, understanding, sense and fluency
  • Manuscript styling and formatting
  • Style conventions and language level
  • Design specifications and layout
  • Content improvement and refinement




per 1000 words

  • Structure and logic of information
  • Writing style, language and tone
  • Purpose and intended audience
  • Rework content for clarity
  • Development, information design and interaction
  • Copyright advice

Prices are in Australian dollars and are GST exclusive. Prices are a guide only, not a formal quote. Pricing will also depend on the quality and complexity of the original manuscript. Minimum fee for editorial services is $150.

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Southern Golf Club: Brochure

  • Catalogues
  • Signage
  • Branding and identity
  • Marketing materials
  • Press advertisements
  • Technical specifications

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Scope Learner Guide Cover

  • Student books
  • Homework programs
  • Teacher companions
  • Student resources
  • Online learning systems
  • Training manuals

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Front cover of Norhtern Silica Bidder's Statement

  • Annual reports
  • Prospectuses
  • Bidder’s statements
  • Memorandums
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Disclosure statements

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MedInfo: Open book

  • Research reports
  • Text-heavy publications
  • Annual reports
  • Branded collateral
  • Policy documents
  • Statistics
  • Information graphics

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Australian Signpost Mathematics New South Wales: Chapter opening

  • Pocket guides
  • Publication series
  • LaTeX and MathJax
  • Technical illustrations
  • Textbooks
  • Worksheets
  • Digital assets

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  • Novels
  • STEM
  • Autobiographies
  • Publication series
  • Historical books
  • Fiction/non-fiction
  • Coffee-table books

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Editing services


Project briefing
and handover

File management

Structure, organisation
and archiving

Quality guarantee

Our goal is to set correct,
first time, every time


Visual representation for
conceptual development


Forming direction and
making effective choices


We like it,
you’ll love it

Price list

Contact us for a formal quotation.

Manuscript review

Assessment of your manuscript before editing.

Price on arrangement

Permissions lists

Preparing a permissions grid for creative artwork, technical illustration and photographs.

Price on arrangement

Cast-off report

Estimating the number of pages for final publication.

From $300

Glossary terms

Writing definitions and terminology for the required syllabus.

Price on arrangement


Generating a list of terms with page references.

Price on arrangement

Editorial style sheets

Editorial style sheet for writing and content development.

From $500

Prices are in Australian dollars and are GST exclusive. Prices are a guide only, not a formal quote.

Go figure

Born with an eye for detail.

Specialising in text-heavy documents.

  • Mathematics
  • Annual reports
  • Technical publications

With Nikki M Group you’ll get great value and terrific service

  • based in Melbourne, Australia
  • over two decades of industry experience
  • a quality team and a professional network
  • latest industry standards
  • flexible approach to project management

If you have a project you’d like to talk about, we’re here to listen.