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If you have read all the information about becoming a police officer and are ready to start your application, the next step is to complete and send us the following three forms, preferably by email.

If you live in West or East Command (except Fife), or Outwith Scotland submit to us at If you reside in North Command or Fife Division submit to us at

You can check which Command Area you live in by downloading the Division Map at the bottom of this page. 

We are experiencing high volumes of applications for D and P divisions. You may select this preference as a first choice, however please be aware your application will not be progressed at this time and you will receive confirmation of this from the recruitment team.

All three forms must be submitted together and the email header should clearly identify the area where you live. Incomplete submissions will not be progressed and will be returned to you.

If you would like to submit your application via post, please send your completed forms to:

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

If you require any information or assistance with your application then please email us at or call 01355 566350.

Good luck!

Related Documents

Application Form for Police Officers (PDF)
Posting Preference Questionnaire (PDF)
Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form (PDF)
Privacy Notice GDPR - Recruitment (PDF)
Division Map (PDF)


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