Every case is different, and private investigator costs will usually depend on a few factors, including, man-hours and mileage. As a guide, typical costs for a private investigator in Edinburgh, Scotland start at £25.00 – £120.00 an hour per investigator. We’re always happy to set out more specific costs with clients before the start of any job – in fact, we encourage our clients to set a budget that they are comfortable with.
RPI Associates operate strictly within the law. Our private investigators in Scotland only gather evidence using legal methods. That’s why solicitors use us as our evidence and reports are fully admissible in court.
Absolutely, 100%. We understand that each case is sensitive and you can trust us to communicate with you discreetly. And we adhere to strict guidelines of the Data Protection Act.
RPI Associates are based in Edinburgh. We also conduct extensive work in other regions across Scotland including Glasgow, Fife, Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness. Our investigations also take us across the UK and abroad. In short, We’ll go as far as it takes to secure the required evidence you require.
At RPI Associates we accept credit card, bank transfer, PayPal or cash. And don’t worry – our company name will not appear on bank statements.
Not yet, but the industry is working together to ensure it happens soon. The Data Protection Act (1998) ensures all clients’ information remains confidential and we work to a strict code of ethics. Also, all RPI operatives have successfully completed the Level 3 award for professional investigators, so when licensing does come into effect we’re already there.
Faced with an important professional decision or life-changing personal dilemma, it’s best to act on facts. We won’t pry into why you’d like us to investigate. We won’t advise you whether to dismiss an employee or divorce a spouse. But we will present you with clear evidence, in a non-judgmental and empathetic way, to help you make those big decisions. And we hope it all works out well.