Weights and Measures information Nebraska
Everything you need to know for Nebraska
Weights and Measures information
Please contact Weights & Measures
The device must initially be registered with the Application for a Weighing & Measuring Establishment
To renew the registration visit the online portal. You will need the following info.
- Owner ID# issued by the Department of Agriculture and printed on the postcard.
- Checking or Savings account (with the routing number) or a Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit card information
If the business changes owners or names the Department of Weights & Measures must be contacted.
A state certified Service Company is needed to properly install and calibrate the NTEP scale.
A complete list of Service Companies can be found HERE.
Calibration should be done before an inspector from Weights & Measures comes to seal the scale.
It is recommended to have the scale recalibrated once a year to ensure accuracy
At random an officer from Weights & Measures will visit to inspect the scale
You can find your local inspector HERE.
If the scale fails inspection the business is subject to fine.
NIST Handbook 44 (2018 Edition)
Certificate of Conformance #17-152A1