Weights and Measures information Maryland
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An NTEP scale can be registered either online using the Maryland Weights & Measures Portal or by mail using the Registration & Renewal Application
The business will need to register with the state in order to get on the inspector’s list of stores to visit.
Each year the mG-Scale’s registration will need to be renewed using the Registration & Renewal Application.
For any other questions contact the Office of Weights & Measures.
It is required by the state to have a certified Service Company install and calibrate any NTEP certified scale.
You can find a company through the certified Scale Service Company page.
The Service Company will report back to the Department of Weights & Measures.
Weights and Measures will send out an officer to inspect the scale and seal it.
It is recommended to have a Service Company recalibrate your scale each year.
The scale must be accurate when the inspector comes to test the scale.
If the scale fails the business is subject to fine
NIST Handbook 44 (2018 Edition)
Certificate of Conformance #17-152A1