Weights and Measures information Oregon
Everything you need to know for Oregon
Weights and Measures information
Please contact Weights & Measures
The state follows all the rules and regulations in NIST Handbook 44 (2018 Edition)
A Registration Application must be completed with the Department of Weights & Measures
Requirements for the scale include the following
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For the Cannabis Industry please refer to the Oregon Cannabis Weights & Measures Document
A state certified Service Company is needed to properly install and calibrate the NTEP scale.
Calibration should be done before an inspector from Weights & Measures comes to seal the scale.
After calibration, a Placed-In-Service Form must be completed these are different depending on the usage of 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
If the scale fails inspection the business is subject to fine.