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Title Discipline(s) Document type Effective date
Weights and Measures Act Mass, Volume, Commodities Act and regulations
Weights and Measures Regulations Mass, Volume, Commodities Act and regulations
Electricity and Gas Inspection Act Electricity, Gas Act and regulations
Electricity and Gas Inspection Regulations Electricity, Gas Act and regulations
PS-E-05—Provisional specification for the approval of type of electricity meters Electricity Specifications
PS-E-08—Provisional specifications for the installation and use of 2-element electricity meters Electricity Specifications
PS-E-12—Provisional specifications for the approval of type of electricity meters—approval requirements for electricity meters with multiregister metering functions Electricity Specifications
PS-E-13—Provisional specifications for the approval of electronic current transformers Electricity Specifications
PS-E-14—Provisional specifications for the verification, reverification, installation and use of NXCT® electronic current transformer Electricity Specifications
PS-E-15—Provisional specifications for approval of electronic voltage transformers Electricity Specifications
PS-E-16—Provisional specifications for the verification, reverification, installation and use of NXVT® electronic voltage transformer Electricity Specifications
PS-E-17—Provisional specifications for the approval of type, verification and sealing of electricity meters with remote display modules Electricity Specifications
PS-EG-01—Provisional specifications for the approval of prepayment meters Electricity, Gas Specifications
PS-EG-02—Provisional specifications for the means and methods of sealing verified electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas Specifications
PS-G-03—Provisional specifications for the verification and reverification of mechanical conversion devices Gas Specifications
PS-G-04—Provisional specifications for the verification and reverification of turbine gas meters with high pressure test certificates Gas Specifications
PS-G-06—Provisional specifications for the approval, verification, reverification, installation and use of ultrasonic meters Gas Specifications
PS-G-07—Provisional specifications for the verification, reverification, installation, and use of the YEWFLO vortex flow meter Gas Specifications
PS-G-14—Provisional specifications and procedures for the verification of correction devices and linearization functions incorporated in meters and flow computers Gas Specifications
PS-G-15—Provisional specifications for the approval, verification, installation and use of fluidic oscillation meters Gas Specifications
PS-G-16—Provisional specifications for the approval, verification, reverification, installation and use of conditioning orifice plates Gas Specifications
PS-G-17—Provisional specifications for the in situ verification, reverification, installation and use of pressure factor metering installations Gas Specifications
LMB-EG-07—Specifications for approval of type of electricity meters, instrument transformers and auxiliary devices Electricity Specifications
S-E-02—Specifications for the verification and reverification of electricity meters Electricity Specifications
S-E-03—Specification for the installation and use of electricity meters—input connections and ratings Electricity Specifications
S-E-04—Installation requirements for multiple customer metering systems Electricity Specifications
S-E-05—Specifications for approval of type of electronic meters—net metering Electricity Specifications
S-E-06—Specification for the approval of type of electricity meters and auxiliary devices—amendments to Measurement Canada specification LMB-EG-07 Electricity Specifications
S-E-07—Specifications for the approval of measuring instrument transformers Electricity Specifications
S-E-08—Specifications for the installation of electricity meters—Measurement Canada standard drawings for electricity metering installations Electricity Specifications
S-E-09—Specification for the approval of type of 80 mA and 100 mA class measuring current transformers Electricity Specifications
S-E-10—Specification for installation and use: size of wires used to connect meters to conventional instrument transformers Electricity Specifications
S-E-12—Specification for the approval of type of electricity meters equipped with loss compensation functions Electricity Specifications
S-EG-01—Electricity and gas meter pattern approval applications—quality and measurement reliability information requirements in support of a lengthened initial reverification period Electricity, Gas Specifications
S-EG-02—Specifications for approval of physical sealing provisions for electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas Specifications
S-EG-04—Specifications for resealing of new meters and newly re-verified meters for non-metrological changes Electricity, Gas Specifications
S-EG-05—Specifications for the approval of software controlled electricity and gas metering devices Electricity, Gas Specifications
S-EG-06—Specifications relating to event loggers for electricity and gas metering devices Electricity, Gas Specifications
S-G-02—Specifications for the verification and reverification of diaphragm meters Gas Specifications
S-G-03–Specifications for the approval of type of gas meters, ancillary devices and associated measuring instruments Gas Specifications
S-G-04—Specifications for approval, installation, use and verification of flow conditioners used in gas measurement systems Gas Specifications
S-G-05—Specifications for in-situ verification and reverification of flow computers and transmitters Gas Specifications
S-G-06—Specifications for the approval, verification, reverification, installation and use of cone-shaped differential pressure meters Gas Specifications
SGM-4—Railway Track Scales for In-Motion Weighing Specifications  Mass Specifications
Specifications relating to non-automatic weighing devices (1998) (SI/98-81) Mass Specifications
S-S-01—Specifications for random sampling and randomization Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
S-S-02—Measurement uncertainty and meter conformity evaluation specifications Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
S-S-03—Prerequisites to the use of sampling inspection Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
S-S-04—Sampling plans for the inspection of isolated lots and short series of lots Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
S-S-05—Performance requirements applicable to meters granted a conditionally lengthened initial reverification period under S-EG-01 Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
S-S-06—Sampling plans for the inspection of isolated lots of meters in service Electricity, Gas, Statistical methods and sampling plans Specifications
SVM-1—Electronic registers and ancillary equipment incorporated in metering assemblies specifications Volume Specifications
SVM-2—Specifications on metering assemblies incorporating electronic ATCs Volume Specifications
SVM-3—Specifications on propane dispensers Volume Specifications
Terms and conditions for the approval of Coriolis liquid meters Volume Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of electronic APC incorporated into electronic registers Volume Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of liquid meters used to measure liquefied natural gas Volume Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of metrological audit trails Mass, Volume, Dimension Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of multiple dimension measuring devices Dimension Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of pressure transducers Volume Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the approval of timber dimension measuring devices Dimension Terms and conditions
EL-ENG-09-01—Procedure for uncertainty determination for calibration consoles Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
EL-ENG-09-02—Uncertainty determination of electricity meter types Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
EL-ENG-09-03—Uncertainty determination—electricity meter verification tests Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
EL-ENG-11-01—Initial certification of calibration consoles by organizations delegated by Measurement Canada Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
EL-ENG-11-02—Requirements for certification and use of portable measuring apparatus for reverification and dispute meter testing of multiple customer metering systems Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
EL-ENG-12-01—Requirements for the certification and use of measuring apparatus—electricity meter calibration consoles Electricity Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-03-06—Gas measuring apparatuses containing rotary meters used for the purpose of calibrating diaphragm meters Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-04-01—Gas measuring apparatus—atmospheric pressure meter proving systems Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-06-12—Requirements for the selection and use of natural gas mixtures used by Measurement Canada Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-07-03—Administrative process for the certification of measuring apparatuses Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-07-06—Determination of short-term repeatability and long-term reproducibility of bell provers using diaphragm transfer meters Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-07-08—Conversion factors for gas heating values Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-07-09—Guideline for the preparation of measurement uncertainty documentation for the certification of level 3 gas measuring apparatuses used to calibrate domestic diaphragm meters Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-08-03—Exploration of the traceability chains used in the verification of domestic gas meters Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-09-01.1—Procedures for the calibration, certification and use of gas measuring apparatus—working level bell provers Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-09-01—Requirements for the certification by correlation of gas measuring apparatus—working level bell provers Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
GS-ENG-10-02—Requirements for certification through correlation of gas measuring apparatus—working level sonic nozzle provers used for the purpose of calibrating diaphragm meters Gas Certification requirements for measuring apparatus
National compliance policy for the Electricity and Gas Inspection Act Electricity, Gas Compliance policy
C-03: Filling of portable propane cylinders Commodities Policies
C-06—Individually wrapped products sold in bulk Commodities Policies
E-17— Renewal of certificates for electricity calibration consoles Electricity Policies
E-23—Verification of electronic electricity meters containing a test mode function Electricity Policies
E-24—Policy on approval and use of 2½ element metering Electricity Policies
E-25—Temporary permission for putting a meter into service without verification and sealing Electricity Policies
E-26—Reverification periods for electricity meters and metering installations Electricity Policies
E-27—Policy on the use of electricity meters in net metering applications Electricity Policies
E-28—Qualification of electricity meters for lengthened initial reverification period of 10 years Electricity Policies
E-30—Policy decisions and interpretations related to specification LMB-EG-07 Electricity Policies
E-32—Policy on the verification and reverification of electronic electricity meters programmed with the delivered plus received watt-hour energy measurement function Electricity Policies
E-33—Information on the implementation of EL-ENG-12-01—Requirements for the certification and use of measuring apparatus—electricity meter calibration consoles Electricity Policies
E-34—Policy on demand measurement established using a demand interval length other than the programmed demand interval length Electricity Policies
E-35—Policy on the retention of metering information and legally relevant interval data used in billing applications Electricity Policies
E-36—Policy on loss compensation functions that influence legal units of measure in meters Electricity Policies
G-02—Temporary permission for putting gas metering devices into service without sealing Gas Policies
G-03—Natural gas meters and ancillary devices qualified for a lengthened initial reverification period Gas Policies
G-14—Policy on granting conditional permission for using gas meters in service without verification and sealing at the low intervention trade transaction level of the natural gas market Gas Policies
G-16—Recognition of test data from gas meter test facilities Gas Policies
G-18—Reverification periods for gas meters, ancillary devices and metering installations Gas Policies
G-19—Policy on in situ retrofitting of diaphragm meters with an automatic meter reading device and/or replacement register Gas Policies
G-20—Biasing of calibration and error tolerances for diaphragm meters Gas Policies
G-22—Measurement Canada policy for the type approval of telemetering devices used in gas trade measurement applications Gas Policies
G-23—Recognition of data from specialty gas suppliers and testing laboratories Gas Policies
GEN-01—Measurement Canada bulletins Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-02—Adjustments of devices by Measurement Canada inspectors during initial inspections conducted in the field Mass,Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-03—Adjustment of devices by inspectors Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-04—Notices of conditional approval—naming convention, terms and conditions, disclosure, notification, initial inspection, and inspection certificates Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-06—Application of new specifications and approval of trade measurement devices that incorporate technologies not covered by the existing specifications Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-08—Calibration and tolerance testing of standards not owned by Measurement Canada Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-14—Expansion for the United States/Canada mutual recognition of type evaluation program Mass Policies
GEN-16—Conformance with industry safety and security requirements Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-17—Interpretation of the schedule of fees Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-22—Initial inspection markings Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-23—Conditional permission with respect to electricity and gas metering installations Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-24—Verification, reverification and sealing of electricity and gas metering installations Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-25—Policy on electricity and gas legal units of measurement and functions used for billing Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-26—Modifications to approved weighing and measuring devices and electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-27—Policy on the issuance of inspection certificates and the recording of test results under the Electricity and Gas Inspection Act Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-28—Provision of electricity or gas, test equipment, and facilities for the inspection of electricity or gas meters and apparatus Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-29—Transfer of ownership of electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-30—Policy on prepayment meters Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-31—Policy on multirate register metering Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-32—Inspection fees for marketplace monitoring activities Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-33—Conditional permission for using electricity and gas telemetering devices and systems in service without verification and sealing Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-34—Measurement Canada policy for the reporting of meter defects and nonconformities by organizations accredited under the Electricity and Gas Inspection Act Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-35—Weighing and measuring machines used in non-trade applications, including excise Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-36—Recognition of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) standard Z234.1 metric practice guide Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-37—Policy on the loan of publicly owned standards and equipment Electricity, Gas, Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-38—Principles and prerequisites for approval of electricity and gas metering devices incorporating new technology Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-39—Replacement information and information plates Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-40—Application and implementation of Measurement Canada's specifications for the approval of both software controlled electricity and gas meters and event loggers Gas, Electricity Policies
GEN-41—Type approval and inspection of devices: clarification of what is considered trade Mass, Volume, Dimension Policies
GEN-42—Policy for the renewal of electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-43—Policy for electricity and gas measurement dispute investigations Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-44—Requirements for reporting modifications to the applicant name or manufacturer name listed on the notice of approval (including private label agreements) Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-45—Policy for electricity and gas meter population reporting Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-46—Policy for electricity and gas meter inspection reporting Electricity, Gas Policies
GEN-47—Initial examinations conducted at a factory Mass, Volume Policies
GEN-48—Examination sticker placement Mass, Volume Policies
M-01—Separate approval of the weighing and indicating elements of gravimetric devices Mass Policies
M-05—Standards required for the initial and subsequent inspection of weighing devices Mass Policies
M-06—Metric conversion of weighing devices Mass Policies
M-07—Factory initial inspection of point of sale systems Mass Policies
M-08—Alterations to previously certified weighing devices or systems requiring recertification Mass Policies
M-10—Initial inspection of portable vehicle scales Mass Policies
M-11—Inspection and certification of railway track scales for in-motion weighing Mass Policies
M-14—Use of scales by weight loss establishments Mass Policies
M-17—Use of aluminum capped mass standards Mass Policies
M-18—Scales and point of sale systems incorporating proportional tare Mass Policies
M-19—Date from which Measurement Canada has been verifying compliance with the specifications relating to non-automatic weighing devices (1998) Mass Policies
M-20—Replacement indicators ("loaner" and "spare") Mass Policies
M-21—Railway scale test cars Mass Policies
M-22—Content and format of POS cash register tapes and phase out of monetary tare credits Mass Policies
M-23—Inspection of scales that are affected by differences in acceleration due to gravity Mass Policies
M-24—Secondary indicators Mass Policies
M-25—Load cells and force transducers used in trade devices Mass Policies
M-26—Use and application of a class approval Mass Policies
S-01—Implementation guide for the application of statistical sampling requirements Statistical methods and sampling plans Policies
S-02—Implementation schedule for the application of statistical sampling requirements in S-S-01, S-S-02, S-S-03, S-S-04 and S-S-06 Statistical methods and sampling plans Policies
V-01—Hose lengths on fuel dispensers for motor vehicles, watercraft and aircraft Volume Policies
V-02—Gasoline and diesel fuel dispenser computing limitations by the gallon or litre Volume Policies
V-03—Controlled conditions Volume Policies
V-04—Initial inspection of meters used to measure liquids Volume Policies
V-05—Lubricating oil meters Volume Policies
V-06—Industry-owned volume test equipment Volume Policies
V-07—Increment of registration for volumetric liquid meters Volume Policies
V-08—Initial inspection of replacement registers equipped with automatic temperature, pressure or density compensators Volume Policies
V-09—Inspection of gasoline and diesel fuel dispensers and refuellers at authorized service providers' or dealers' premises Volume Policies
V-10—Volume correction factors of non-petroleum products authorized for use with liquid measuring meters Volume Policies
V-11—Propane dispenser approval, installation and inspection policy Volume Policies
V-15—Manual correction of measured liquid volumes to equivalent volumes at reference conditions Volume Policies
V-16—Classification of liquids for the approval of liquid meters Volume Policies
V-17—Temperature correction of provers Volume Policies
V-18—Selection of volume correction factor tables and standard density values for some common products Volume Policies
V-19—Measurement Canada policy on use of automatic temperature compensation Volume Policies
V-20—Printer requirements for volumetric liquid meters equipped with automatic temperature compensation (ATC) Volume Policies
V-21—Air elimination requirements for bulk meters Volume Policies
V-22—Sealing requirements for liquid volumetric proving standards Volume Policies
V-23—Application of limits of error for volume devices Volume Policies
V-24—Relevant local standards of volume Volume Policies
V-25—Initial inspection of electronic registers which incorporate multipoint calibration features, in liquid metering systems Volume Policies
V-26—Measurement Canada policy for the approval and inspection of ancillary measurement devices in the downstream petroleum sector Volume Policies
V-27—Content and suggested format for retail printed receipts Volume Policies
V-28—Blend systems Volume Policies
V-29—Legislative rulings and interpretations Volume Policies
Electric vehicle charging stations Electricity Information bulletins
Cash for gold Mass Information bulletins
Dimensional weight Mass, Dimension Information bulletins
Guide for the approval of large capacity weighing devices Mass Information bulletins
Information on the attribution and use of revenue meters under the Electricity and Gas Inspection Act Electricity, Gas Information bulletins
Introduction of reporting requirements for electricity and natural gas meters Electricity, Gas Information bulletins 2017-01-01
In-series metering connection configurations—Ontario power authority feed-in-tariff program Electricity Information bulletins
Application of PS-G-04—Provisional Specifications for the Verification and Reverification of Turbine Gas Meters With High-Pressure Test Certificates Gas Information bulletins
In-service installation of automatic meter reading devices on diaphragm gas meters Gas Information bulletins
Livestock auction scales Mass Information bulletins
Load cells for all CLASS approved devices Mass Information bulletins
Measurement Canada publishes general requirements in support of lengthened initial reverification periods for natural gas and electricity meters Electricity, Gas Information bulletins
Measurement Canada to further standardize electricity measurement in Canada Electricity Information bulletins
Measurement problem involving electricity meters with detent feature Electricity Information bulletins
Moratorium on the application of sealing provision requirements in the type approval of gas analysis devices Gas Information bulletins
Notification of revision and revocation of Measurement Canada specifications for gas measuring apparatus Gas Information bulletins
Policy on granting temporary permission to use electricity meters without reverification—mass deployment of new advanced metering technologies by electricity contractors Electricity Information bulletins
Publication of specifications related to physical sealing of electricity and gas meters Electricity, Gas Information bulletins
Sale of propane vapour on the basis of measurement Gas Information bulletins
The effect of automatic temperature compensation on fuel sales Volume Information bulletins
Units of measurement applied to the sale of electricity or natural gas in Canada and the provision of meter registration information Electricity, Gas Information bulletins
Pulse tampering Volume Information bulletins
Field inspection manual—automatic weighing devices Mass Procedures
Field inspection manual—dimensional measuring devices Dimension Procedures
Field inspection manual—inspection preparation Mass Procedures
Field inspection manual—non automatic weighing devices Mass Procedures
Field inspection manual—volumetric measuring devices Volume Procedures
Laboratory manual for the evaluation of non-automatic weighing devices Mass Procedures
Load cells and force transducers used in trade devices—field and laboratory evaluation manual Mass Procedures
P-E-01—Procedures for calibrating and certifying electricity meter calibration consoles pursuant to EL-ENG-12-01—requirements for the certification of measuring apparatus—electricity meter calibration consoles Electricity Procedures
P-E-02—Procedure for generating and issuing calibration console certificates for consoles compliant with the requirements of EL-ENG-12-01 and S-E-01 Electricity Procedures
P-E-03—Procedures for the verification and reverification of electricity meters pursuant to the requirements of S-E-02 Electricity Procedures
P-E-04—Generic procedures for conducting installation verifications of multiple customer metering systems Electricity Procedures
P-G-03—Telemetering device installation validation procedure Gas Procedures
P-G-18—Procedure for the verification and reverification of gas chromatographs pursuant to the requirements of PS-G-18 Gas Procedures 2017-08-01
P-S-01—Paired difference experiment procedure Statistical methods and sampling plans Procedures
P-S-04-A—Model procedure for sampling inspection of isolated lots Statistical methods and sampling plans Procedures
P-S-04-B—Model procedure for sampling inspection of short series of lots Statistical methods and sampling plans Procedures
TE-LP-001—Preparation and use of an ice point bath as a reference temperature Volume Procedures
TE-LP-003—Laboratory practice for the selection, calibration and use of direct reading thermometers Volume Procedures
Volume correction factors—acetone (dimethyl ketone) Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—anhydrous ammonia (NH3) Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—aviation gasoline Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—diesel, bio-diesel and diesel blends Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—ethanol (ethyl alcohol anhydrous) Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—gasoline and gasoline ethanol blends Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—hexylene glycol Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—isopropyl alcohol (anhydrous) Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—Jet A, Jet-A1, jet kerosene, turbine fuel Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—Jet B Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—liquefied petroleum gas or propane Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—lubricating oils Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—methanol (methyl alcohol anhydrous) Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—methyl ethyl ketone Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—methyl isobutyl carbinol Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—methyl isobutyl ketone Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—toluene Volume Tables of correction factors
Volume correction factors—xylene blends Volume Tables of correction factors
Calculate gravity tolerance for scales Mass Tools
Load cell compatibility worksheet user's guide Mass Tools
Load cell compatibility worksheet—automated version (Excel, 528 KB) Mass Tools
Load cell compatibility worksheet—manual version (PDF, 109 KB, 1 page) Mass Tools
Generate a random sample Statistical methods and sampling plans Tools
Record of installation (PDF, 219 KB, 5 pages) Electricity Tools
S-G-07—Specifications for the approval, verification, reverification, installation and use of electronic gas metering devices incorporating mass to base volume and/or energy conversion functions Gas Specifications
PS-G-18—Provisional specifications for the verification and reverification of gas chromatographs Gas Specifications
Amendments to the schedules of the Weights and Measures Act Electricity, Gas Information Bulletin
Regulations Amending the Weights and Measures Regulations Mass, Volume Information Bulletin
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