Terms and Conditions

  • Hawk Investigations is a Licensed Private Investigation company. We are licensed by the Private Security Authority (PSA) and comply with PSA 42 : 2015, License number 06 007.
  • Hawk Investigations is a licensed independent contractor and has the right to refuse to participate in investigations that it may deem unsuitable.
  • Hawk Investigations is a Licensed Private Investigation company and engages in lawful investigative enquiries at the behest of the Client.
  • Hawk Investigations provide the Client with an evaluation of the facts uncovered and will present these in an unbiased manner, whether favourable or not and will conduct our investigations within the law. Only true and substantiated facts will be provided to the Client.
  • Hawk Investigations is absolute in the belief of its clients privacy and confidentiality and of all communications written or oral.
  • Hawk Investigations will act at all times in the best interest of the Client. However, it should be noted that the Courts or the Data Protection Commissioner does not recognise privilege between Client and Investigator and can insist such communications be disclosed in evidence.
  • Hawk Investigations may retain the services of other agencies during its enquiries. These services often require payment. Hawk Investigations will make every effort to appraise the Client of these costs at the earliest opportunity. However the obligation to pay for those services will rest solely with the Client.
  • Hawk Investigations fees are charged on the basis of its 30 years experience in investigative work and Clients are billed at an agreed hourly rate plus expenses, including mileage. Whereas, the initial consultation is free, a retainer may be required prior to engaging in any investigative work at the Clients behest.
  • Hawk Investigations will provide the Client with fortnightly Invoices, when requested. These will reflect the actual number of man-hours spent investigating the Client’s case and the amount of monies expended on behalf of the Client or incurred as the result of the investigation. Payment is due within 15 days of invoicing. All fees will be quoted inclusive of VAT at the applicable rate. Any payments made during the fortnight will be deducted from the final remittance.
  • Hawk Investigations make no guarantees as to the results of any investigations. Hawk Investigations supplies an investigative service to the best of their ability and expertise favourable for its Client. Hawk Investigations are the owners of its work and will only provide results to the client upon receipt of payment in full for all incurred expenses and services rendered.