Legal Metrology Certificate: Delhi

Legal Metrology Certificate: Delhi

Date : 2021-03-16

What is Legal Metrology?

Legal metrology means that part of the metrology which treats units, methods of weighment and measurement instruments, in order to maintain the legal requirements of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009 with an objectives of ensuring consumer welfare from the point of view of security and accuracy of the weighments and measurements.

The Delhi Legal Metrology (Enforcement) Rules, 2011 came into force on 1st April, 2011. Section 53 of the Legal Metrology Act, 2009 empowers the state government to make the law related to the legal metrology, Delhi Government hereby made the following rules for licensing, model approval, the validity of weight or measures, verification, and stamping.

What is the Process for Obtaining the Legal Metrology Certificate in Delhi?

The procedure for obtaining the Legal Metrology Certificate of Delhi is similar to that given under the Legal Metrology Act, 2009. The procedure for Legal Metrology Registration Delhi given below.

* The applicant having place of business in Delhi area can only apply.
* If the applicant is manufacturer, dealer, repairers, importers or packers the fees need to submit accordingly.
* The applicant need to submit the self-attested documents and upload the file in pdf format.
* Passports size photos should be uploaded in jpg format.


The Legal Metrology is very confusing to understand. It is recommended that whenever applicant wants to obtain the legal metrology registration certificate they must obtain the expert advice.


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