Surrey Police Service (SPS) makes its policies accessible and available to the public on this website for public awareness, private study and research purposes. Any other use of these policies requires permission of SPS. SPS is currently developing its policies in preparation for policing operations. Administrative policies are posted once they are approved by the Surrey Police Board. Operational policies will be posted once SPS is the police agency of jurisdiction for Surrey.

Administration policies


Limitation of information

Surrey Police Service is pleased to provide its policies (as they are developed and approved) for public reading, as required by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, section 70. Parts of some policies have been removed to ensure confidentiality regarding specific operational deployment strategies and sensitive investigative techniques. All such removals have been noted in this public version of Policy Manual, as required by section 70.

SPS policies are updated annually and more frequently when required, with legislative changes, court decisions, and internal reviews.

Please contact the Manager, Information and Privacy at if you have questions about the current state of any policy.


This electronic versions of SPS policies are for private study or research purposes only, and belong exclusively to Surrey Police Service. No person or entity is permitted to reproduce in whole or part any SPS policies for business or commercial purposes, or the purposes of distribution, trade, sale, rent, or posting on the Internet, social media or electronic bulletin boards.

Further details about copyright protection over these and other public agency owned works can be obtained by reference to the federal Copyright Act. Any other use of the Policy Manual requires advance permission of Surrey Police Service’s Policy and Research Section.

Warranty disclaimer

This website and its information is provided as a public service by Surrey Police Service and provided “as is”, without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied. All implied warranties, including, without limitation, implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, and non-infringement, are expressly disclaimed. Surrey Police Service may edit, revise and cancel policies without advance public notice.

Limitation of liabilities

Under no circumstances will Surrey Police Service, the Surrey Police Board, or the City of Surrey be liable to any person or business entity for direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or other damages based on the use of this website or any other website to which this site is linked, including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, or loss of programs or information, even if Surrey Police Service, the Surrey Police Board, or the City of Surrey have been specifically advised of the possibility of such damages.