Sealer of Weights and Measures

The Sealer of Weights & Measures is responsible for inspecting all devices used to sell products or goods by weight or measure. This includes fuel pumps (mainly those dispensing gasoline & heating oil), scales, and taxi meters. The Sealer has state certified weights and fuel testing devices for use in carrying out these inspections. The Sealer is certified by the state as qualified to perform the inspectionThe Sealer of Weights and Measures enforces the Massachusetts General laws related to accuracy and integrity of scales and measuring devices used in commerce. Sealer of Weights and Measures inspections are required by M.G.L. c. 98 and c. 295 of the Acts of 1998. The town is required to test and certify (seal) annually all commercial weighing and measuring devices. The town is also required to test and certify electronic automated checkout systems at least once every two years.

To Schedule an Inspection
You may contact the Topsfield Sealer of Weights and Measures, Leonard Rose to schedule an inspection at 978-357-3525.

File a Complaint
If you have a complaint please contact Leonard Rose via email or phone, 978-357-3525.