Alabama Servicemen and Weighmasters: Apply and Renew Licenses Online Now


Alabama Servicemen and Weighmasters: Apply and Renew Licenses Online Now

New online applications bring convenience and efficiencies to Alabama residents

MONTGOMERY, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Department of Agriculture and Industries Weights and Measures Division is now offering online applications and renewals for both servicemen and weighmasters. Servicemen must be registered in order to place a weighing/measuring device in service, repair or adjust a device. Initial serviceman applicants must be approved prior to servicing devices and must renew annually in order to be in good standing with the Department. Weighmasters must apply for a certificate in order to weigh or measure any commodity, produce or article using a scale with a capacity greater than 1,000 pounds. Certified weighmasters can easily renew their weighmaster certificate yearly by utilizing the new, online application.

"The Department of Agriculture and Industries is proud to announce the new, online application process. Weighmasters and Serviceman can now easily apply/renew, pay and print off their certificates online," said Weights and Measures Director Stacy Boshell. "These services are sure to be greatly beneficial and convenient to both the Department and registrants and we strive to assist our licensees every way we can."

These online applications join a list of several online services created for the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries through its partnership with Alabama Interactive. Other online services include the following:

About Alabama Interactive

Alabama Interactive is the official eGovernment solutions provider for the state of Alabama. Through solicitation 12-X-2237169 and contract T001, the company has the ability to build and manage interactive government services for Alabama state agencies, boards, commissions, political subdivisions, local government agencies and quasi-government agencies. Alabama Interactive is a wholly-owned subsidiary of eGovernment firm NIC (NAS: EGOV) .

About NIC

NIC Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of official government portals, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company's innovative eGovernment services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. NIC provides eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Additional information is available at


Alabama Interactive
Barrett Gilbreath, 866-353-EGOV

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