All weighing and measuring devices used for buying, selling or exchange of any commodity must be tested and approved as accurate by the local inspector before being placed into service. These devices must then be inspected annually to ensure they remain accurate and are in compliance with the Massachusetts General laws.
Random inspections are periodically conducted on devices, packaged goods, pricing, heating oil deliveries and motor fuel octane. Consumer complaints are taken seriously and are investigated.
Ensuring “Equity in the marketplace” by protecting the consumer and merchant for the common good.
If you have any questions regarding the information above or wish to register a consumer complaint simply use the options listed or contact the Mayor's office.
Joseph A. Quinn
Inspector of Weights & Measures
Leominster Weights & Measures Department
25 West Street
Leominster, MA 01453