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The Agency regularly conducts inspections on regulated measuring instruments and goods which have been locally manufactured, packed or imported.

Instrument Calibration

Calibration is the activity of comparing an unknown measurement to a measurement of higher accuracy. Calibration exists to enable worldwide uniformity of measurements.


This activity involves the examination and issuing of a verification certificate that ascertains that the measuring instrument complies with statutory requirements.