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Every year thousands of debtors default on their financial responsibilities, leaving landlords and businesses out of pocket. This is where a professional tracing agent like Vilcol, can help. 

First granted ISO 9001 status in 1994. Vilcol boasts over 40 years of hands-on experience. Little wonder, then, that as one of the most established and sophisticated British tracing agents, clients such as Transport for London and Government sponsored Start Up Loan Company have recruited our assistance. Vilcol has been a member of the Credit Services Association for over 20 years. We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

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Vilcol was featured in the Daily Mirror

We are based in London but we serve clients across the UK, as well as overseas. We pride ourselves on being the most progressive and reputable collections company in the UK, and that's not just our opinion, read our customer reviews.

Let's us get our large network of private investigators working for you, to help you to locate an individual, resolve your legal dispute, or recover your debt. 


All tracing agent services come with our “no trace-no fee” guarantee, while our debt recovery services offer a low-cost, risk-free and hands-off way to recover outstanding debt.

If you’re looking for a tracing agent that has a 98% success rate for tracing people, why not get in touch today on 0208 390 9988 to see how we can help? Our friendly agents are happy to explain the tracing process and help you find the person you are looking for.  

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Tracing Services Offered by Vilcol

Over the years Vilcol has adopted an agile business philosophy, allowing us to grow and adapt to our client’s needs. Today we offer a full range of services to help find debtors and collect outstanding funds.

Looking to trace a person but don’t know where to start? With access to numerous databases, combined with investigative experience, Vilcol is a professional tracing agency with unique people tracing skills that offers unparalleled rates of success. Besides sourcing and confirming the address of individuals we can also often provide other contact information such as telephone numbers and email addresses. So whether you want to trace a relative, an old friend, an old flame, a past business associate, or find an illegitimate child, we can help.  

Why not choose Vilcol with the latest debtor tracing & recovery technology and expertise? All work is carried out by our tracing agents in a legal and ethical manner, in accordance with all current legislation.

We are authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and have a 98% recovery rate. Find your debtor and reclaim the money that is owed. 

Vilcol are highly experienced with financial tracing and investigation enquiries including the production of credit check and pre and post litigation reports. A range of options exist, depending on the depth and breadth of the information sought. Just a small fraction of the data we can normally source include verified contact details, current and past employment and directorships, together with property ownership.

Concerned about outstanding business debtors? Vilcol offers a range of debtor tracing and credit control services to collect outstanding invoices and inject cash into your company. All work is carried out in a professional and business-like manner, ensuring the very best financial and reputational outcome for your company.

Are you looking to hire a private investigator? Vilcol also acts as a private detective agency and has an in-house team of highly-skilled and reliable private detectives that can help you with a variety of investigation services including matrimonial, insurance claims, accident investigations and even tenant reference checks. 

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