Contact us

Our business is located at various locations throughout the UK with facilities that reflect our diverse portfolio. Please direct your request to the appropriate department below.

Please note the Contact Centre will be closed on the following days;
Thursday 13 April 2017 – from 13:00
Friday 14 April 2017 – all day
Monday 17 April 2017 - all day
Monday 1 May 2017 - all day
Monday 29 May 2017 - all day
Monday 28 August 2017 - all day
Monday 25 December 2017 - all day
Tuesday 26 December 2017 - all day
Monday 1 January 2018 - all day 

Locations with reception desks

Harperley Hall01388 744100
​Ryton​024 7663 9639

The Sites below do not have a College Reception desk;

  • Riverside House, London
  • Basingstoke
  • Harrogate
  • Peel Centre, Hendon

You can find details of all the College's sites - including our Harrogate site's new address - on Our locations page.

Police recruitment FAQs


Media enquiries

Please contact our press office.

Digital services


Certificate in Knowledge of Policing


National Policing Curriculum


General Course bookings and enquiries


Covert Course Enquiries

Telephone: +44 (0) 845 0000504

Leadership Development (UK and overseas)

Telephone: +44 (0) 1256 602300

International Academy


Examinations and Assessment

OSPRE® Candidate Administration


OSPRE Part I Examination / NPPF Stage 2


National Investigators Exam (NIE)


Police SEARCH®, PCSO and Special Constable Administration

All candidate queries and enquiries about results, appeals etc should be directed to your force, not to the College of Policing. Forces wishing to enquire about these products should email

Senior Selection Team


Library services

National Police Library

Telephone: +44 (0) 1256 602650

Events and conferences

For information about College of Policing events, exhibitions and conferences, or to notify us of an event that may be of interest to our staff or customers, email

Technical support for College staff

Telephone: +44 (0) 800 692 1122

Freedom of Information enquires

To find out how to make a Freedom of Information request, see our FOI page.

Data Protection requests

Our Data Protection page tells you what to do if you want to know what information (if any) the College holds about you.

Expert Advisors

Read more about the details on Expert advisors and other services provided by the Specialist Operations Centre.

General Enquiries


Telephone: 0800 496 3322 (Monday-Friday, 8:00am-6:00pm)

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call +44 (0) 1423 876817.

If you need to contact a College member of staff please call or email the ContactUs team on 0800 496 3322/ Please note: Due to College Security regulations, the ContactUs team are unable to provide College staff phone numbers/personal details, but will pass your details on to the correct department or member of staff.

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