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Weights and Measures Regulations

Version of section 12 from 2006-03-22 to 2014-07-31:

  •  (1) The classes, types or designs of devices described in subsection 4(1) are exempt from subsection 26(2) of the Act.

  • (2) The notice to the Minister referred to in subsection 26(2) of the Act shall be in writing, shall be directed to the nearest Measurement Canada office within 10 days after the device is imported and shall contain the following information:

    • (a) the name and Canadian address of the importer;

    • (b) the date of entry of the device into Canada;

    • (c) the port of entry of the device;

    • (d) a description of the device sufficient to enable an inspector to identify it;

    • (e) if more than one device is imported, the number of devices imported;

    • (f) the address at which the device may be inspected;

    • (g) whether the device is of a class, type or design approved for use in trade, and if so, the approval number referred to in paragraph 17(c) for that class, type or design of device; and

    • (h) whether the device has been marked in accordance with these Regulations.

  • SOR/93-234, s. 2(F)
  • SOR/2005-297, ss. 40, 41(F), 43

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