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Weights and measures

It is estimated that over a billion pounds worth of goods are sold by weights or measures every week in the UK. We work to protect businesses and consumers by ensuring these measurements are correct.

Heart of the South West Calibration Services

We have an efficient, cost-effective and UKAS accredited laboratory offering calibration services to businesses and local authorities across the UK. Find out more about the services we can offer.

Advice guides

We have also produced guides for common weights and measures issues that affect businesses.

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If you require more help, we can provide advice on all aspects of weights and measures legislation. Depending on the nature of your query, we may be able to provide advice over the phone, in writing or by visiting your premises. Contact us with details of your query and we will get back to you.