Weights & Measures


Measuring Devices Quantity Control Weighing Devices Frequently Asked Questions Forms/Documents

Jody D. Taylor

Director of

Weights & Measures

President - NYSWMA

Executive Committee

Congratulations to Jody Taylor who was recently nominated as President of the New York State Weights and Measures Association.

Feel free to email with your questions or comments.








Otsego County Department of Weights and Measures inspects, tests, and certifies the accuracy of all commercial weighing and measuring devices, including gasoline and other fuel pumps or meters. This department is also responsible for enforcing all applicable laws, rules, regulations prescribed by the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Law Article 16.

Milk tank calibration @ an Otsego County working farm

100 gallon fuel prover at

Oneonta Airport

Calibrating county equipment at

NYS Ag & Markets



50lb. standard weights used for livestock and butcher shops





Information for New Businesses: Buying Scales Online

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Contact Information


Mailing Address:

197 Main Street

Cooperstown, NY  13326-1129


Office Location :

Meadows Office Building

140 County Hwy. 33W

Cooperstown, NY 13326



(607) 287-5891 (Primary)

(607) 547-4225 (Office)