A Trade Approved scale has been tested and approved for use for trade must be suitable for its intended purpose and be sufficiently accurate. Scales used to determine weight and as a result money changes hands however indirectly must have Trade Approval. Approved scales have stickers attached as per sample below. Our wide selection includes trade approved scales for weighing gold, large approved scales for weighing clothes and retail scales for price computing produce. If you have any doubts contact us on 01296 393133 or your local Trading Standards Office.
Trading Standards Institute - Weighing Equipment for use in Trade