What is legal metrology

Legal metrology” means a part of metrology which treats units of weighment and measurement, methods of weighment and measurement and weighing and measuring instruments, in reference to the mandatory technical and legal requirements which have the objects of ensuring public guarantee from the purpose of view of security. The Department of Legal Metrology may be a regulatory Department. it’s liable for maintaining uniformity and accuracy altogether weights and measures, weighing and measuring Instruments employed by traders altogether hats, markets and trading centres within the State.