Fees for verification inspection and test of weighing and measuring equipment

Fees from 1st April 2017

The minimum charge for all activities is £70.00

Linear measure

Not exceeding 3 m (each scale): £11.00

Linear measures up to 10 m: full fee for the first 3 m plus 50% of full fee for each additional 3 m or part thereof.

Capacity measure (not including MID Product Verification)

Not exceeding 1 litre (un-subdivided): £8.00

Capacity measures over 1 litre (or 1 quart): full fee for the first litre plus 50% of full fee for each additional litre or part thereof.

Cubic ballast measures

Not brim measure £184.00

Measuring instruments (LF & L)

Container types (un-subdivided): £75.00

Single/multi outlet: 1 nozzle tested: £124.00, each additional nozzle: £76.00

Filling station electronic console equipment (when tested alone e.g. following commissioning or replacement or addition of units). Chargeable per hour (including preparatory and on-site work).

Credit Card Accepters (when tested alone ONLY e.g. following commissioning or replacement): £83.00

Measuring instruments (intoxicating liquor, not including MID product verification)

Instruments not exceeding 150ml: £19.00

Others: £21.00

Weighing instruments
Instrument weight / type Cost
Not above 15Kg £33.00
Above 15kg but not above 30Kg £44.00
Above 30kg but not above 250Kg £64.00
Above 250Kg but not above 1 tonne £110.00
Above 1 tonne but not above 5 tonnes £176.00
Above 5 tonnes but not above 30 tonnes £372.00
Above 30 tonnes but not above 60 tonnes £553.00
Dual range instruments and/or instruments incorporating remote displays or ticket printing facilities where additional resources are used in carrying out the tests 150% of above fees
Weighing instruments submitted for EC Verification 150% of above fees
Measuring instruments (liquid fuel and bulk fuel) submitted for EC Verification (MID) 110% of above fees
Instruments tested using customer-supplied weights 70% of above fees
Weights (testing only, non accredited)

Exceeding 5Kg or not exceeding 500mg: £11.00

Other weights: £8.00

Measuring equipment (road tankers, above 100 litres)

Meter Systems - wet hose type with one or two testing liquids: £260.00

Meter Systems - wet hose type with three testing liquids: £312.00

Meter Systems - statutory occurrence - simple: £43.00

Meter Systems - statutory occurrence - complex: £83.00


Equipment submitted for testing out of normal office hours (9am-5pm): 150% of above fees

Appointments on weekends or bank holidays will attract a further surcharge, please contact us for more information

Delayed or aborted appointments will incur a minimum fee of £70.00 for the first hour (or part hour).  From the second hour onwards a fee of £70.00/hour will be charged on pro-rata basis, rounded up to the nearest 15 minutes.

Charge for calibration certificate: £42.00