Associations

Surmount Investigations is proud to be a member of The North East Chamber of Commerce and work to support local business and trade within the region.

They are also members of the Association of British Investigators (ABI), which provides regulation and standardised ethical conduct foundations for private and professional investigators working around the UK. 

Surmount fully advocates for the eventual licensing of private and professional investigators in this field under the Private Security Industry Act 2001 in order to stop the trade from continuing to be flooded with disreputable characters who hold concerning criminal histories and/or national companies falsely representing themselves and taking financial advantage of people.

Surmount Investigation is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to handle information under the Data Protection Act (1998). Data Registration Number: ZA228816

They also hold Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance.

As a company, Surmount Investigation requires all of its operatives to be qualified to a minimum of Level 3 Professional Investigators Award and to have a background in working under PACE 1984.

All surveillance operations and investigation cases are carried out in full compliance with the law and the legislation that binds it.