Welcome to Highland Archaeology Services Ltd
Founded 2004 by John Wood (previously Regional Archaeologist for the Highland Council) we specialise in the archaeology of northern Scotland and are familiar with local planning and other requirements. In 2017 a team of old and new employees took up management of HAS and continue to develop the company for the future.
Services include all types of cultural heritage consultancy, survey, environmental assessment, excavation, building recording, training and community projects. Over the last decade we have undertaken an increasing number of surveys and assessments for the renewable energy sector. We also enjoy good working relations with Highland Council Historic Environment Team, Aberdeenshire Council Archaeology Service who also cover Moray and the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) archaeologist.
Quality, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness are assured - we are a CIfA Registered Organisation and independently accredited for quality, environmental and health and safety matters by Achilles UVDB Verify. We also carry comprehensive public and employers liability and professional indemnity insurances.