About QAS

Quality Auditing Specialists Ltd (QAS) is 100% New Zealand owned and has been operating from the heart of the Waikato Region for the last 9 years.  Maree Haddon, the Company Director and Audit Manager, utilises her years of experience to lead a team of 5 verifiers, who are based throughout the North Island.  Our knowledgeable Administration Staff, based in the main office in Morrinsville, are available to provide guidance on the evaluation and verification process.

Benefits of Contracting QAS Limited

  • Independent, impartial and objective verification services,

  • Electronic reporting enabling timely issue of reports,

  • Are able to provide updates of verification data analysis for programme management if required by the client,

  • Ongoing communication with regulatory personnel to ensure that we are complying with requirements,

  • Knowledgeable and helpful administration staff who can provide guidance on the application and approval process whether it be through council or MPI,

  • We are the preferred verification agency for a number of supermarkets, convenience stores, service stations, hospitals, rest homes, childcare centres and manufacturing facilities.

QAS Audit Team

  • Experienced and practical,

  • Auditors located in key regions so we can provide cost effective verification services to our clients,

  • Strong background relating to retail, food manufacturing, food service, storage and transport,

  • Consistency of interpretation of standards for 

QAS Accreditations

  • ISO17020:2012 Accredited Inspection Body with JAS-ANZ, 

  • Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) recognised food and wine verification agency,

  • Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) recognised Food Act Evaluators, Food Act Verifiers and Wine Act Verifiers