Registered Service Agency/Technician License Details

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.

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    Approval time

  • $25.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the License

Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. An applicant must pass a written examination for each type of weighing or measuring device the applicant intends to install, service, or repair.

  2. Applicant must possess or have access to suitable test standards certified by a NIST-approved state laboratory.

Apply for the License

  • Online Application

    Complete the form

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  • Download form

    Download the application .PDF file

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Maintaining Your License

Renewal and maintenance -

Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)

  1. Registration renewal fees must be paid every two years.

  2. Test standards must have current certification from a NIST-certified state laboratory submitted at least once every two years.


License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Agriculture

Contact Information

Kenneth Ramsburg

Tel: (410) 841-5790

Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Department of Agriculture the legal authority to issue this approval?