Enforcement of Weights And Measures
Weights And Measures Act 1972
The objective of this act is to regulate the weights and measures and instruments for weighing and measuring used for trade:
- Ensuring the weights or measures or instruments for weighing or measuring conform to the patterns and specifications specified by the Custodian of Weights and Measures.
- Ensuring the weights or measures or instruments for weighing or measuring used for trade are verified.
- Regulating the licences issued to manufacturers, repairers and sellers of weights or measures instruments.
- To regulate the licensed company providing services in relation to the verification of any weight or measure or instrument for weighing or measuring.