Individual Pricing

At Shadow Investigations Ltd., we value transparency and professionalism. Although each case is unique and often involves many factors that influence the overall price, we have provided a typical range of costs for each type of investigation, our fee structures, articles detailing the influences on cost factors, and, whenever possible, service fee calculators for a more personalized estimate based upon your needs.

These estimates are guides to give you an idea of expected costs. Still, please note that actual costs will vary depending on case specifics. Rest assured, all prices are discussed and agreed upon before commencing any service.

For a complimentary, obligation-free consultation, please get in touch with us at 604-657-4499info@shadowinvestigationsltd.ca, or fill out our contact form with your preferred contact method and a brief overview of what you would like assistance with.

Child Custody

Typical Costs $1,000 - $3,000

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

Often these types of cases involve surveillance. Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Typical Costs Starting from $500

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

When conventional approaches aren't sufficient, our undercover investigations can provide the deeper insights you need.  These types of cases have the same fee structure as surveillance.  Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Typical Costs $500 - $3,000

These investigations involve the use of advanced open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation techniques to gather information from a variety of online media.

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Typical Costs
$200 – $500 per interview

Factors influencing the total amount are the interview duration and location. All pricing will be discussed and agreed upon before we commence the service. Contact us for a tailored quote based on your specific needs.

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Child Support / Alimony Payment Fraud Investigations

Typical Costs $500 - $2,000

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

Often these types of cases involve surveillance. Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Typical Costs Starting from $500

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

When conventional approaches aren't sufficient, our undercover investigations can provide the deeper insights you need.  These types of cases have the same fee structure as surveillance. Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Typical Costs $500 - $3,000

These investigations involve the use of advanced open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation techniques to gather information from a variety of online media.

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Typical Costs
$200 – $500 per interview

Factors influencing the total amount are the interview duration and location. All pricing will be discussed and agreed upon before we commence the service. Contact us for a tailored quote based on your specific needs.

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Infidelity / Spousal Investigations

Typical Costs $500 - $1,500

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

Often these types of cases involve surveillance. Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Flat Rate $600 per person/session

Our Polygraph/Lie Detector Testing service provides a direct route to the truth when it matters most. Our certified professionals deliver an unbiased and professional assessment.

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Typical Costs $2,000 - $10,000+

Our Digital Forensics services provide thorough analysis of devices. With prices typically ranging from $2,000 to over $10,000+, the cost varies due to the specialized skills required and the amount of data that needs to be processed. Also, please note that we require authorization from the owner of the device.

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Typical Costs $500 - $3,000

These investigations involve the use of advanced open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation techniques to gather information from a variety of online media.

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Teen Activity Checks

Typical Costs $500 - $1,500

Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

Often these types of cases involve surveillance. Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes these factors in further detail, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please use our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Typical Costs $500 - $3,000

These investigations involve the use of advanced open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation techniques to gather information from a variety of online media.

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Typical Costs
$200 – $500 per interview

Factors influencing the total amount are the interview duration and location. All pricing will be discussed and agreed upon before we commence the service. Contact us for a tailored quote based on your specific needs.

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Background & Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT)

Typical Costs $500 – $3,000

These investigations involve the use of advanced Open-Source Intelligence Investigation techniques to gather information from a variety of online media.  

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Undercover Investigations

Typical Costs Starting from $500

Surveillance Rates $75 per hour, $0.79 per km

Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses
$100 for the report, video, and photographs.

When conventional approaches aren’t sufficient, our undercover investigations can provide the deeper insights you need.  These types of cases have the same fee structure as surveillance.  Our Costs of Hiring a Private Investigator for Surveillance article describes the factors influencing the overall price, along with case study examples and guidance on minimizing costs. For a personalized instant estimate, please try out our Surveillance Fees Calculator.

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Polygraph / Lie Detector Testing

Flat Rate $600 per person/session

Our Polygraph/Lie Detector Testing service provides a direct route to the truth when it matters most. Our certified professionals deliver an unbiased and professional assessment. The fee is fixed and agreed upon before any service begins, ensuring total transparency. Reach out to us for more information on this service.

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Locating Individuals

Flat Rate
$450 (plus additional fees for phone number retrieval)

For $450, we can locate an individual and provide their address. Retrieval of their current mobile number incurs extra charges. Exact fees are confirmed before service starts. Contact us for a personalized quote.

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Digital Forensics & Cyber Security

Typical Costs
$2,000 – $10,000+

Our Digital Forensics & Cyber Security services provide thorough analysis and defense solutions for digital threats. With prices typically ranging from $2,000 to over $10,000, the cost varies due to the specialized skills required and the complexity of each case. As always, pricing is transparent and agreed upon upfront. Contact us for an accurate estimate tailored to your specific needs.

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Witness Interviews

Typical Costs
$200 – $500 per interview

Factors influencing the total amount are the interview duration and location. All pricing will be discussed and agreed upon before we commence the service. Contact us for a tailored quote based on your specific needs.

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