North East Lincolnshire Council

Weights and measures


Weights and measures

Trading Standards carry out the following checks:

  • Inspecting and testing weighing and measuring equipment to include weighbridges, petrol stations, shop scales and pubs.
  • Checks on manufacturing packing systems.
  • Advising businesses on all forms of weights and measures laws

Public weighbridges

If you want to check that your vehicle isn’t overloaded, you should visit the nearest weighbridge but check before travelling about any fees and the opening times.

Weights and Measures Fees Table

Weights and Measures Fees 2020-2021. (Word document)

Contact details

Trading Standards, Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1HU


Telephone: 01472 326299 option 3