The first questions of potential client will ask is : How much does a private investigator cost? How is fee calculated for the case? What are the charges are included and what is the exclusion?
The question above is quite difficult to answer as there are many cases the fee and cost may varies depend on the complexities and resources involvement. Some general fees guidelines for reference.
1. Hourly Fees
A local hour rate start from S$ 50 to provide professional advise and investigation services for the hours worked and within an agreed upon before kick start. Of course, the rate also depend on the nos of team involved and varies to size of investigation team.
2. Packages Fee
For cases involved longer investigation will be offered in packages ( 30 hour packages) with just $ 1,200.00 and/ or on special hour rate. Our listed PI agency will need reasonable hours to perform surveillance or investigation to obtain solid results. Talk to us for discussion how we can use the shortest time possible to get the results by our listed PI agency.
The cost of hour rate or packages doesn’t include any other fees beyond the surveillance. Such as but not limited to specially entrance fees, accommodation and other association which will be charged and borne by the client, for sure to obtain the client approval before hand.
If you are looking for a cheap, freelance or unlicensed private investigator ( not registered under Singapore Police Licensing Regulatory Department), we may not be your choice.
Our PI agency will work with a client and provide a thorough, comprehensive, realistic, ethical investigation and work hand in hand to get the result.
Most of enquires are always not simple and well defined. The agency will study the case and find effective and ethical solutions to tailor suite our client case. The first meet up session, they will advise whether can help you on your case or not. If they can’t help you, please inform us or help you find someone who is better suited. We can follow your preference and schedule to follow the target to local hotel or overseas homestay house.
Guarantee Results ?
We can’t guarantee for any results that you are looking at. No fabricated any results to “pleased” our client or obtained the evidence in any illegal means. Our listed PI agency will not guarantee any results, but our agency will provide necessary assurance for full commitment to delivery the results.
What is Your Budget?
Despite the client is asking us on the fees, we will go to ask ” what is your budget”. Why is that so? By understand your budget, we will get a sense of what are the solutions is within your range and advise it accordingly. There is no point if your limited budget to investigate on a complex cases which may not getting any results after use up your budget. We will advise you accordingly.
There are a lot of PI agency is offering high fees and sub-contracting out to the small PI firm. Beware for the such industrial practice and pay for your service wisely.