2. Eligibility requirements

You must be 18 years of age or above on the date of submitting your application.

No formal qualifications are needed but you will need to meet all of the eligibility criteria.

Useful qualities we are looking for include good communication and leadership skills, and a desire to commit to the Volunteer Police Cadets (VPC) programme.

All applicants must be a UK Citizen, European Union Citizen with EU Settled Status, a Commonwealth Citizen or Foreign National with no restrictions on your stay in the United Kingdom.

Whether or not you were born in the United Kingdom, you should have lived here for the three years immediately prior to submitting your application.