Weights and Measures

The Sealer of Weights and Measures ensures equity in the marketplace.  The Sealer is responsible for enforcing all accuracy requirements and standards relating to weight and measurement devices in the Town of Canton.  These devices are used in trade or sale of:  

  • Food
  • Gasoline
  • Home heating oil
  • Numerous other products used by consumers
  • Other devices, such as scales, used in trade.

The Sealer of Weights and Measures ensures that consumers are receiving goods for which they are paying.  The Town of Canton contracts it Sealer through the State of Massachusetts.  If you have a scale of other measuring device that needs to be sealed, or you have a question concerning a device, please contact the office of the Board of Selectmen. 

Contact Us

  1. Memorial Hall
    801 Washington St.
    Second Floor
    Canton MA 02021


    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

    8 a.m. - 1 p.m.