About Us

DQS South Africa – an independent and competent management partner for companies of every size and all business sectors – offers objective assessments according to recognized norms and technical or industry-specific standards. The company, as a part of the worldwide DQS Group, is located in Gauteng, South Africa and handles all certification services concerning aspects of consumer safety.

DQS South Africa focuses on large sections of the consumer goods industry, like food and feed, consumer products, textiles or cosmetics. All essential safety and hygiene management requirements are covered by an assessment range of about 40 standards and legal regulations asked of today’s manufacturers, logistics companies and the trade throughout the whole value-added chain.

In addition to the industry standards FSSC, BRC IoP and BRC Consumer, DQS South Africa is accredited for all five IFS standards. The company also offers sustainability certifications according to, e.g., ISCC, GRI and Sedex.


DQS South Africa ensures the lasting success of companies by sustained assessments of management systems and business processes. DQS South Africa accompanies its customers with innovative assessment concepts according to the needs of the customers up to business excellence. The tried and trusted services focus on quality, risk management and product safety. DQS South Africa considers itself as a competent partner of the management providing a significant contribution to the lasting success of its customers.

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Global Network
Offices worldwide and network partners with cross-cultural competence for your benefit.
Our Auditors
Experienced auditors in more than 65 countries. Ready to serve you.
Our Employees
The team at DQS working to ensure smooth operation and customer satisfaction.
Management Policies
Independence, impartiality, handling of complaints and appeals.