The Application Process

To join our mystery shopping panel, you will need to register, complete a profile questionnaire, and provide us with details for payment.

All information about you is held securely and in compliance with the Data Protection Act.

We also require you to read our online guidelines and take a short test. Once that is successfully completed, you will be fully registered as a mystery shopper on our panel and ready to start mystery shopping. 


To become a mystery shopper for GfK, you must have the following:

  • A good command of the English language (both written and spoken)
  • Access to a computer with Internet access and a printer
  • A personal email account
  • Access to transportation to travel to assessment locations
  • Access to a digital camera, camera phone or scanner to send copies of receipts
  • A bank account that accepts electronic payments (so we can pay you)

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