How to Apply - Special Constables

You can download all associated application forms and guidance notes from this page.  These are editable documents which you will need to download, save and complete.

All forms must be submitted together. Incomplete submissions will not be progressed and will be returned to you. 

When you are ready you can either email your completed application, vetting and equality and diversity form to us at:

or alternatively you can *send your three completed forms to:

Police Scotland Recruitment
Force Training and Recruitment Centre
Eaglesham Road
East Kilbride
G75 8GR

* Please ensure you affix sufficient postage

Please do not submit a hard copy application if you have already submitted the application electronically and vice versa.

Please note that a new version of the application form was launched recently.  The new application form can be found in the related documents attached below.  Please ensure you submit this version.  This will be the only application form we will process after 1st April 2016.

Should you require any information or assistance with your application then please email us at or call 01355 566350 (recruiting enquiries only, please call 101 for other non-emergency enquiries).

Please read all relevant sections of the website particularly, Eligibility and the Selection Process  before proceeding with your application.

Important note: PDF files on this page require a PDF reader and you may be required to download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader X1 PDF reader before you save the files to your computer. Use the link at the bottom of the page.  Also be aware that standard AppleMac software is not compatible with these PDF files.

Please do not submit your forms in any other format other than PDF.

Related Documents

PDF files on this page require a PDF reader, such as the free Adobe Acrobat Reader (download).

If you would like this information in an alternative format or language - please phone us on 101 to discuss your needs.