Continuous totalising automatic weighing instruments of the arched chute type: Comment on OIML R XXX

Closes 8 Nov 2019

Opened 10 Oct 2019

Overview

The National Measurement Institute (NMI) has been working with the International Organisation of Legal Metrology (OIML) to develop the international standard for continuous totalising automatic weighing instruments (CTAWIs) of the arched chute type. The OIML R XXX standard is the international Recommendation for the requirements and testing procedures used to evaluate these instruments.

As part of this process, we are seeking input on the third Committee Draft (3CD) of the development of OIML R XXX: 'Continuous totalising automatic weighing instruments (CTAWIs) of the arched chute type'.

The insight you provide will form part of a consolidated Australian submission on the 3CD of the development of OIML R XXXComments you provide will allow NMI to better represent Australian industry and facilitate international trade in the development of this international Recommendation.

Consultation documents

Third Committee Draft of OIML R XXX documents:

See Related documents below for DOCX versions.

Submissions

Please use the stakeholder comments form to record your comments on these documents and then email the form to InternationalLegalMetrology@measurement.gov.au

Privacy Collection Statement

The Department is conducting a consultation as part of the development of an international standard – OIML R XXX: Continuous totalising automatic weighing instruments (CTAWIs) of the arched chute type.

The Department is bound by the Australian Privacy Principles outlined in Schedule 1 of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), which regulates how we may collect, use, disclose and store personal information.

The Department will collect from this consultation your personal information (including your name, organisation, email and phone number) so that we are able to contact you, if needed, to seek clarification regarding any comments you provide on the 3CD of OIML R XXX.

NMI intends to publically release the contents of submissions. The contents of submissions will be published on the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science’s Consultation Hub webpage. Contents of submissions will be de-identified where possible. However, if you would like your submission to be treated as confidential please indicate this in the ‘confidential submission’ section of the stakeholder comments form.

Your personal information will be accessed by departmental staff who are involved with the drafting of the consolidated Australian submission on the Third Committee Draft of OIML R XXX.

Your information will not be used or disclosed without your consent, except as set out above or where authorised or required by law. Any request made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) for a submission marked ‘confidential’ to be made available will be determined in accordance with freedom of information laws.

Personal information will be stored and held in accordance with the Department’s obligations under the Archives Act 1983 (Cth). For further information, please refer to the Department’s Privacy Policy.

Provide your comments

Audiences

  • Pattern Approval Applicants
  • Servicing licensees
  • Weighing industry association

Interests

  • Trade measurement
  • Weights and measures
  • Measurement
  • Measuring instruments
  • Instrument manufacturers
  • Instrument suppliers
  • Instrument importers
  • Trade measurement
  • OIML
  • International Organisation of Legal Metrology