260 211 222294, +260 211 222297,

We've got physical presence in 7 Satellite Offices across Zambia!

We are a Statutory Body under the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry (MCTI) established by the Metrology Act No. 6 of 2017. Our overarching mandate is to oversee the service provision of Scientific, Industrial and Legal Metrology in Zambia.

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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.

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