Metrological supervision

Part of the state metrological supervision in Latvia is carried out by the Metrological Supervision Division of Consumer Rights Protection Center of Latvia (CRPC), which is direct administration body under authority of the Ministry of Economics and operates according to Statutes of CRPC.

The aim of Metrological Supervision Division of CRPC operation is to ensure accuracy and credibility of measurements in areas that affect human life and health, environmental health and safety as well as consumer rights protection.

Metrological Supervision Division of CRPC controls and supervises compliance with requirements set in normative acts of measuring instruments offered in the market in regulated sphere, performs state metrological supervision of measuring instruments handed over for use and carries out metrological control of pre-packed goods in line with the Law „On Uniformity of Measurements”.