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The services provided by BEC
(Darwin Region) Inc are partially
funded by the Australian
Government and NT Government.


All businesses that sell goods by measurement or that manufacture, pack, import or sell pre-packaged goods, are required to comply with Australian trade measurement law.

The National Measurement Institute (NMI) is Australia's peak measurement organisation, responsible for maintaining the primary standards of measurement and providing the legal and technical framework for measurement standards.

The NMI website also contains specific advice about trade measurement laws and regulations applying to:

For all trade measurement enquiries, please contact NMI’s trade measurement hotline on 1300 686 664 or