Registered Service Agency/Technician License
General Info - Statewide License
Maryland Weights and Measures qualifies and licenses service agencies and technicians that repair and place into service commercially used weighing and measuring devices.
In accordance with Maryland Department of Agriculture, COMAR 15.03.11, the Department has the authority to voluntarily register individuals and agencies involved in the installation, service, repair, or reconditioning of commercial weighing and measuring devices in Maryland. A registered Service Technician must work for a registered Service Agency.
Obtaining the License
Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents
An applicant must pass a written examination for each type of weighing or measuring device the applicant intends to install, service, or repair.
Applicant must possess or have access to suitable test standards certified by a NIST-approved state laboratory.
Maintaining Your License
Renewal and maintenance -
Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)
Registration renewal fees must be paid every two years.
Test standards must have current certification from a NIST-certified state laboratory submitted at least once every two years.
License Issuer - Information
Tel: (410) 841-5790
What laws and regulations give Department of Agriculture the legal authority to issue this approval?
COMAR 15.03.11, Agriculture Article, 11-203(a)(3), Annotated Code of Maryland