Weights and Measures

Trading Standards is responsible for making sure that all weighing and measuring equipment used in trade is accurate - including shop scales, petrol pumps and pub measures.

We also make sure that pre-packed goods are the correct weight or measurement. We carry out checks in retail outlets and manufacturing premises.

See the link below for factsheets to help your business comply with weights and measures laws including a list of Public Weighbridges in the Nottingham City Council area.

Online Resources

Business Companion is a website that provides information for businesses and industries across the many different regulatory topics that Trading Standards enforce.


Contact Trading Standards/ Citizens Advice Consumer Service

Initial Telephone and email advice is provided by the Citizen's Advice Consumer Service the national consumer complaint service, you can contact them on 0345 404 0506.
Or contact them via their website

Contact Us

Trading Standards LH Box 43, Loxley House Station Street Nottingham NG2 3NG United Kingdom
Tel: 0345 404 0506

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