There are 3 public weighbridges in the Derby area.
|Baker Metals||Great Northern Road, Derby||01332 340186||40 tonne|
|Sims Mcintyre||Mansfield Road, Derby||01332 361 721||50 tonne|
|Waste Recycling Group||Raynesway Park Drive, Raynesway, Derby||01332 572 189||50 tonne|
The law states that to operate a public weighbridge, you require a certificate of competence issued by the Chief Inspector for Weights and Measures for your local authority.
A person who wants to apply for a public weighbridge operator's certificate will be tested by an Inspector of Weights and Measures. This is to make sure that they can operate the equipment properly and includes the use of related or linked equipment such as:
Any applicant will also need to show that they can properly and accurately record and calculate the results of any weighing.
If you wish to apply for a certificate to operate public weighing equipment, please contact us at
Environment and Regulatory Services,
The Council House,
Derby DE1 2FS