FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What​ is the cost of Private Investigator Services in Newfoundland?

The estimated cost of Private Investigations in Newfoundland vary based on the clients unique needs and complexity of the requested investigation. Some basic services are available at a flat rate, but some services, such as surveillance, can vary depending on the length of the service, the information sought, and other important factors. The most effective outcome is achieved with an investigative plan customized to the needs of each client.

Are Private Investigators required to be Licensed in Newfoundland?

Private Investigators in Newfoundland are governed by the Province's Security and Investigations Act. This Act requires Private Investigators and Investigation Agencies to be Licensed through Service NL. Private Investigators have to be Licensed to work professionally. They undergo an extensive training program in order to qualify for a License and obtain a legal privilege to operate. In order for information gathered by a Private Investigator to be legally acceptable, it must be gathered by a Licensed Investigator who follows established protocols.

What can a Private Investigator assist me with?

Private Investigators offer a range of services to assist you in various ways. Some of the services provided include investigations for fraud, WSIB, insurance, social media monitoring and surveillance services

Is it possible for Private Investigators to access all types of information?

Private Investigators are professionals that work within ethical and legal standards. They follow Canadian Privacy Laws such as PIPEDA also known as the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act. This Act governs the use, collection, and disclosure of client data.

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