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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions regarding Licensure & Certification

What must I do before before using a device commercially in the State of NH?

What is the fee for a weighing & measuring device license?

How long is a weighing & measuring device license valid?

How often do I have to get my device(s) tested and certified?

How can I apply to become a licensed service technician or weighmaster?

back to topWhat must I do before before using a device commercially?

  • You must fill out a device license application and have your device(s) certified by a licensed NH Service Technician before placing them into service.
  • The device license application form can be found on the "For Businesses" web page.
  • Applications may be emailed to devices@agr.nh.gov, mailed or faxed to (603) 271-1109.

back to topWhat is the fee for a weighing & measuring device license?

  • Fees vary depending on the number and type of device(s).
  • Contact device licensing at (603) 271-2894 for the correct amount due.

back to topHow long is a weighing & measuring device license valid?

  • A weighing & measuring device license is valid for one calendar year.
  • A renewal will go out each year for all licensed devices.

back to topHow often do I have to get my device(s) tested & certified?

  • Devices must bear the current or previous year certification stamp.
  • It is the device owner's responsibility to contact a licensed NH service technician for certification. See "For Businesses" for a list of licensed service technicans.

back to topHow can I apply to become a licensed service technician or weighmaster?

  • For service technician licensure and requirements: go to the web page: "For Service Technicians." For weighmaster licensure and requirements: go to the web page: "For Weighmasters."

 


NH Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food
Mailing: PO Box 2042, Concord NH 03302 -2042
Physical: 25 Capitol Street, Second Floor, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-3551 | fax: (603) 271-1109