Responsibilities & Services

Inspections & Exams – accuracy and suitability of commercial weighing & metering devices; correct net contents labeling of packaged products by weight, volume, or count; investigation of short delivery or misleading advertising; and octane label monitoring.

Device Licensing – weighing/measuring devices used for commercial purposes are required to be licensed annually.

Weighmaster – any person acting as a public weighmaster of grains, dry peas, potato starch, dry beans, leguminous and all small seeds, hay, wool, bulk potatoes, bulk fertilizers, sugar beets, and feeds are required to hold a weighmaster license.

Registered Servicemen – individuals who install, service, or repair commercial scales or meters may voluntarily apply to become a registered serviceman in Idaho.

Metrology Lab – maintains standards of mass and volume; recognized by NIST; calibration services for Echelon II & Echelon III.

PO Box 790, Boise ID 83701  –  2216 Kellogg Ln, Boise ID 83712  –  208-332-8690