Weights & Measures Program

Norfolk County Weights and Measures Program

The County of Norfolk, Sealer of Weights & Measures enforces accuracy requirements and other standards relating to weighing and measuring devices and their use in the sale of food, fuels, and other products. In addition, the Sealer acts as a liaison between the consumer and the retailer, ensuring compliance with state and local laws and regulations and fairness in the marketplace.

The County provides these services for the Communities of :
Canton, Franklin, Needham, Westwood, and Wrentham 

All commercially used measuring and weighing devices, such as gasoline meters, scales, and scanners are annually tested and certified by the Sealer of Weights and Measures as mandated by state law.

If you have a question or concern about a gas pump, scale or scanner, please contact the Sealer at 781-234-3377 with your concern. Be sure to include your name as well as the name and address of the business plus specifics such as the department, register number or pump number where your concern arose.

January 2023 Norfolk County Advisory Board Presentation