Consumer Protection / Weights & Measures

The Office of Weights and Measures is an enforcement agency that inspects and certifies all devices that weigh, time, and measure commodities for commerce. This includes, but is not limited to scales used in:

  • Gas Stations
  • Home Heating Fuel Delivery Trucks
  • Laundromat Dryers (Timers)
  • Pharmacies
  • Retail Establishments

We also perform scanning and commodity audits to ensure price and weight accuracy on prepackaged goods.

Consumer Affairs Complaints

For Consumer Affairs complaints, contact the New Jersey Department of Consumer Affairs at 1-800-242-5846 or visit their website.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

The County of Gloucester complies with all state and federal rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability in admission to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. In addition, Gloucester County encourages the participation of people with disabilities in its programs and activities and offers special services to all County residents 60 years of age and older. Inquiries regarding compliance may be directed to the Office of Disability Services at 856-681-6128/New Jersey Relay Service 711 or the EEO office at 856-384-6903.