This non-statutory code of practice provides best practice guidance for DVSA examiners conducting vehicle weight checks using:
- single and multi-plate weighbridges
- other non-dynamic weighing equipment
- dynamic axle weighers (including in static mode)
- portable weighpads
It’s been published so that DVSA is transparent about how these checks take place.
This is a joint publication by DVSA and the Legal Metrology Expert Panel