Weights and Measures Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1605)

Regulations are current to 2014-10-15 and last amended on 2014-08-01. Previous Versions

 [Repealed, SOR/90-118, s. 11]

Reporting Location of Devices Installed for Use in Trade

  •  (1) This section and section 39 do not apply to a class or type of device referred to in subsection 4(1) or to a device used in a trade transaction referred to in section 7.

  • (2) Where a trader installs or causes to be installed for use in trade

    • (a) a volumetric liquid measuring machine as part of a receiving or dispensing system, or

    • (b) any other device that, before it is used, is installed on a base, foundation, frame or other means of support, or is incorporated into a structure or system specifically made or prepared for the device, and the manner of installation can affect the performance of the device,

    the trader shall, within five days after the date of the installation, make a report in writing to the nearest Measurement Canada office containing the following information:

    • (c) the name and address of the trader;

    • (d) the make, model and serial number  of the device;

    • (e) the range of flow rate or capacity of the device; and

    • (f) the address and description of the place where the device is installed.

  • (3) If a device described in subsection (2) has been removed from its installation and is installed again, the trader who owns the device or has it in their possession for use in trade shall, within five days after the date of the installation, make a report in writing to the nearest Measurement Canada office containing the information required by subsection (2) and the address and description of the place where the device was previously installed.

  • SOR/2005-297, ss. 40, 41(F), 43;
  • SOR/2014-111, s. 22(E).
  •  (1) Where a trader acquires a measuring machine for use in trade that is part of a receiving or dispensing system installed on a vehicle, he shall make a report in writing to the nearest Measurement Canada office within five days from the date of the acquisition containing the following information:

    • (a) the name and address of the trader;

    • (b) the make, model and serial number of the machine;

    • (c) the range of flow rate or capacity of the machine;

    • (d) the make, fleet and unit number of the vehicle on which the machine is installed;

    • (e) the address, if known, at which the machine was located prior to the acquisition; and

    • (f) the new address at which the machine can be examined.

  • (2) If a trader who owns or has in their possession for use in trade a measuring machine described in subsection (1) changes the address at which the machine can be examined, they shall, within five days after the date of changing the address, make a report in writing to the nearest Measurement Canada office containing the information required by paragraphs (1)(a), (b), (c), (d) and (f) and the address at which the machine could have been examined before the change of address.

  • SOR/93-234, s. 2(F);
  • SOR/2005-297, s. 40;
  • SOR/2014-111, s. 23.