Public Weighbridge Operator's licence
|Public Weighbridge Operator’s Licence
Operators of public weighing equipment must ensure that they can perform their duties competently and honestly. To operate public weighing equipment you must hold a certificate from the Chief Trading Standards Officer.
Applicants will be tested by a trading standards officer to show that they can:
Before applying for a test, please make sure you have received sufficient training in the operation of the equipment.
The scope of an operator's certificate is limited to the type of weighbridge you will be expected to use. Should the weighbridge be replaced, a new certificate will be required.
Weighbridge Operator Application Form (PDF 133KB)