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Weighbridge Operators

Licence Summary
To operate a public weighbridge, you require a certificate of competence issued by the Chief Inspector for Weights and Measures for Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council.

Eligibility Criteria
You must have sufficient knowledge for the proper performance of your duties.

Regulation Summary
A summary of the regulation relating to this licence

Will Tacit Consent Apply?
Yes. This means that you will be able to act as though your application is granted if you have not heard from us within 21 days.

There are no fees associated with this application.

Apply Online
We aim to acknowledge your application form within three working days. If you have applied online we will acknowledge your application via email.

Apply for a public weighbridge operator's certificate

Download an Application Form
If you would prefer to download an application form, please download the document below and return it to us using the contact details below.

 icon Application Form (weighbridge_operator_certificate.pdf - 176.16k)

Failed Application Redress
Please contact us in the first instance using the contact details below.

You may appeal to the National Measurement and Regulation Office if your application is refused.

Licence Holder Redress
Please contact us in the first instance using the contact details below.

Consumer Complaint
We would always advise that in the event of a complaint the first contact is made with the trader by you - preferably in the form a letter (with proof of delivery). If that has not worked, if you are located in the UK, Citizens Advice Consumer Services will give you advice.

From outside the UK contact the UK European Consumer Centre.

Trade Associations
National Measurement and Regulation Office
Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA)

Licensing registers are available to view, by prior arrangement, at the Council Offices. Please click here for further details.

Contact Details

Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council
People Services Directorate
Trading Standards
Belmont House
Rectory Lane
TS14 7FD

Tel: 01287 612322


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