Food Safety and Biosecurity Services

Food safety and quality assurance

AsureQuality is a leading provider of food safety and quality assurance services to the primary production and food manufacturing sectors in Australia, New Zealand, the Middle East and Asia.

The company offers audit, inspection and testing services along the supply chain for its customers throughout the regions and have a scientific and agricultural pedigree that goes back more than 100 years.

The company's network of purpose-built laboratories is spread internationally and offers a broad range of environmental and food testing for producers, processors, competent authorities and the environmental and human health sectors.

As a specialist provider of proficiency services and reference materials, the AsureQuality offers analytical benchmarking to more than 400 laboratories in 35 countries, providing independent assurance of accuracy and reliability in test results.

Food testing and environmental services

With a team of more than 390 scientists, analysts and technicians our depth and reach is extensive. AsureQuality offers a broad range of environmental and food testing services for producers, processors, competent authorities, environmental and the human health sectors, from its purpose-built laboratories spread across Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

The company can test and verify your products' food safety and quality throughout the global food supply chain, providing you with traceable and dependable assurances that people can trust.

The company's web-based laboratory information system, VirtualLab offers access to results online, 24/7, anywhere in the world.

Testing services include:

  • Microbiology
  • Food nutrition
  • GMO and allergens
  • Food composition
  • Residues
  • Potable and process water
  • Export wine
  • Environmental contaminants
  • Physical and chemical contaminants
  • Laboratory proficiency
  • Imported foods

Food audit, inspection and certification services

AsureQuality provides independent and integrated audit, inspection, verification and certification services to producers, processors and retailers across the food and agricultural sectors. The company's extensive portfolio of domestic and international accreditations demonstrates its trustworthiness and verifies the company's impartiality, competence and consistency every time it inspects, audits and tests.

Certification services include:

  • BRC
  • ISO 22000, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
  • SQF, Coles, WQA, McDonald's BidVest, Burger King, Subway
  • NZFSA-approved food control plans
  • CarboNZero
  • Linking Environment And Farming (LEAF)
  • AsureQuality organic standard
  • Wine standard management plans

Food industry training programmes

AsureQuality is a recognised provider of industry-aligned training, servicing the meat, food, dairy, horticulture, agriculture, biosecurity and apiary sectors. The company's training programmes are designed by its own food safety experts to reflect current international food safety best practices and standards. AsureQuality constantly updates and expands its programmes in response to industry trends, customer issues and legislative / international requirements. The team of technical experts incorporates its knowledge and experience to ensure customers are one step ahead of their competition.

Courses include:

  • Food safety
  • Auditing skills
  • Meat industry standards
  • Dairy heat treatment
  • ISO 22000 lead auditor
  • Animal welfare
  • BRC

Contact Details

AsureQuality Ltd
Private Bag 14946
New Zealand
+64 9 573 8000
0508 00 11 22 (freephone)
+64 9 573 8001
0508 00 11 33 (freefax)

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