To operate any public weighing or measuring equipment, such as a public weighbridge, you need a certificate of competence issued by the Chief Inspector for Weights and Measures at the council.
You must have sufficient knowledge for the proper performance of your duties. This will be tested by Trading Standards.
How do I apply?
The quickest and easiest way to apply for a public weighbridge operator’s certificate is to apply online.
How much does it cost?
There is no charge to apply for a public weighbridge operator’s certificate.