Trade Measurement & Taxi Meters
In trade measurement, the ICCC is responsible for administering the Trade Measurement Act.
The ICCC’s trade measurement function relates to and ensures that weighing and measuring instruments used for trade, package labelling and product standards comply with the requirements of the relevant law.
As part of its responsibility, the ICCC conducts inspections on any weight, measure, weighing instrument or measuring instrument used in relation to any transaction deemed to be used for trade purposes.
The ICCC has pricing and regulatory oversight of number utility service providers that includes the vital components of the transport and infrastructure sector in PNG. One of the responsibilities is to test and certify taxicabs meters to ensure that the fares shown on the taxi meter are the approved fares.