Weights and measures

Wiltshire Council Trading Standards enforce legislation relating to weights and measures across the county. We conduct surveillance of goods and services originating within Wiltshire and offer a chargeable service providing independent, professional advice to businesses about their obligations.

Fees
Trading standardsFees 2022/23
Public weighbridge operator training£90 per hour (including travel time)
Weights and Measures Act 1985
Sections 74, 76, 77 and 78. 
All stampings and verifications other than listed elsewhere are to be charged at a rate of £90 per hour (including travel time). If support staff are required to effectively complete the visit an additional charge of £40 per hour will be made.
Measuring instruments for liquid fuel and lubricants: First nozzle tested per site£175
Measuring instruments for liquid fuel and lubricants: Each additional nozzle tested £90
Equipment submitted under the Measuring Instruments (EEC Requirements) Regs (VAT not charged)

£90 per hour (including travel time).  If support staff are required to effectively complete the visit an additional charge of £40 per hour will be made.

All fees include VAT.