How much does it cost to hire a private investigator? by Top Private Investigator Vincent Tan
Updated: Jul 18
Before you hire a Singapore Private Investigators, it's important to understand how much private investigator costs. For general surveillance, most private investigation agencies charge an hourly rate. Hourly rates range from S$100 to S$200 per hour with an average beginning at around S$150 per hour. The cost doesn't include accommodation and transportation. Some private investigation agencies charge for the cost of equipment used. Please ask about any extraneous charges of which you may be unaware.
For cases like background checks, bug sweeps, and locating persons most Singapore private investigators charge a flat fee ranging from S$1000 - S$5000. It is prudent to compare the charges and reliability of the agency across a number of firms. Singapore Private Investigation agency will often ask for a retainer or upfront cost.
It might be tempting to hire cheaper, less experienced private investigators, but an inexperienced private investigator could potentially lose the chances of obtaining crucial evidence. Hiring professional private investigators/ private detectives will be more likely to achieve a positive outcome for your case and save you money and worry.
Asia Top Investigation LLP believes in solving your case with the most efficient and cost-effective method. Using Artificial Intelligence ( AI ) Technology, and reducing unnecessary investigations to reduce the cost of investigations without compromising the quality of the case.
Vincent Tan is a certified International private Investigator by the Council of International Investigators in 2011. He was awarded Asia Top Investigator by the American Biographical Institute in May 2012.
This accolade recognizes Vincent Tan's expertise in handling sophisticated Matrimonial Investigations. Over the span of his 25 years in the private investigation field, he has solved thousands of cases, including several high-profile cases, giving his clients peace of mind.
He started his Private Investigation career with an International Private Investigation Agency under Mr. Lionel Chee (former Assistance Commissioner of Police) and Mr. Daniel A. Grove, who opened the first Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) office at the American Consulate in Hong Kong as well as Mr. Martin Soh, former Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB).
Steven Tan has trained more than 60 private investigators in the art of surveillance and evidence gathering both locally and internationally. He has built a good network of International private investigators.
HOW IS ATI DIFFERENT?
When you hire Asia Top Investigation, you are assured that all our private investigators are licensed by the Singapore Police Force (SPF).
Our investigators are highly trained in the art of surveillance and have developed the skills, knowledge, and experience in this field.
ATI's founding partners have a combined experience of over 45 years of conducting investigations locally and internationally with a good understanding of the relevant laws that they abided by.
They are equipped with the skills and know-how to find key information efficiently and legally and are well versed in cultivating sources using OSINT to find information. Most importantly we assured all our clients of absolute confidentiality.