Weights and Measures

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Welcome to the Delaware County department of Weights and Measures. The department provides annual inspections of commercially used weighing and measuring devices. The department checks among other things the accuracy of scales, gas pumps, fuel oil trucks, parking meters and scanning systems.


Mission Statement

The Delaware County Department of Weights and Measures is tasked with inspections on many devices located throughout the commonwealth. Inspectors use certified field standards and equipment to inspect and test commercially used devices. We act as a third party to help maintain fairness and equity in the marketplace. The decal below is affixed to every device tested and approved.



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About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.


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