Quality Assurance


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SQWV stands for 'Scottish Quality Wild Venison', and is the industry's own safeguard that the meat that reaches the consumer has been procured and handled to the highest standards every step of the way - from 'hill to plate'.

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BRC Global Standards

Highland Game has achieved BRC Accreditation (British Retail Consortium) Grade A

BRC Global Standards is a leading safety and quality certification programme.

The Standards guarantee the standardisation of quality, safety and operational criteria and ensure that manufacturers fulfil their legal obligations and provide protection for the end consumer. BRC Global Standards are a fundamental requirement of leading retailers.


Highland Game is audited by all multiple retailers that we supply. We are also regularly audited by independent third party auditor services. (Food Standards. Scottish Quality Wild Venison)

Audits play a key role in verifying proper food safety practices. Audit report data is produced to present non-biased, accurate actionable facts to monitor food safety practices. Audits demonstrate industry established criteria and retailer specific requirements to validate internal policies and procedures.