Frequently Asked Questions

I can't communicate in a specific way, is this going to be a problem?

No, not at all, we can arrange to contact you via e-mail or text message. If you can only speak to us at a specific time, then please let us know or contact us via the contact page form.

Will my wife/husband find out that I'm checking up on her/ him?

Nobody should ever be able to tell that they are being investigated. It’s Local Private Investigators business to provide a service that is completely private and confidential.

Who hires private investigators?

Private clients, Law firms, corporations, insurance companies and entities not involved with the government or police all have reasons to use a private investigator.

How can I find my local office on Local Private Investigators

Finding your local office on is simple and fast. Just scroll to our office location tab on our home page. You will find a list of our offices here. From this stage, all you then have to do is click on your local office and make contact via its own individual page.

How can I pay Local Private Investigators?

We accept cash, cheque, bank transfer, PayPal and all major credit/debit cards.

Is it all legal and above board?

Every job we conduct is 100% legal, Local Private Investigators will not break any UK laws to complete a job or to obtain information.

What areas of the UK do you cover?

Local Private Investigators operates throughout the whole of the United Kingdom.

How do we get the ball rolling on an investigation?

Initially, we need to speak to any potential clients either by phone, email, text or face to face. We do this to get an understanding of your needs as the client and also what you are looking to achieve. All consultations are free with no obligation to proceed.

How soon can you get to work on my investigation?

We always start the operation as soon as possible, as required. Once the go-ahead has been given from the client and we have formulated a sufficient plan we will proceed all relevant activity.