Our Commitment

The Southern Weights and Measures Association (SWMA) Is Committed To:

  • Promoting uniform weights and measures laws, rules and regulations in the member jurisdictions
  • Encouraging uniform weights and measures enforcement methods
  • Helping in the development of better weighing and measuring devices
  • Discouraging all unfair weights and measures practices
  • Cooperating with the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the National Conference on Weights and Measures, the state and regional weights and measures associations and industry associations interested in the promotion of more uniform and more efficient weights and measures administration
  • Securing the cooperation of all concerned in bettering methods of dealing in commodities, securing honest weights and measures and a fair dealing in commercial quantity determinations for all people