Contents of Section

Chapter:

68 PDFTitle:WEIGHTS AND MEASURES ORDINANCEGazette Number:
Schedule:2Heading:UNITS OF MEASUREMENT AND PERMITTED SYMBOLS
OR ABBREVIATIONS OF UNITS OF MEASUREMENT
LAWFUL FOR USE FOR TRADE
Version Date:30/06/1997


[sections 2, 6(3), 11(1) & 14]

PART I
Measurement of Length
Metric UnitsImperial Units
Chinese Units
kilometrekmmile
chek
metremchain
tsun
centimetrecmyardyd
fan
millimetremmfootft
inchin
PART II
Measurement of Area
Metric UnitsImperial Units
hectarehasquare mile
acre
areasquare yardyd2
square metrem2square footft2
square decimetredm2square inchin2
square centimetrecm2
square millimetremm2
PART III
Measurement of Volume
Metric UnitsImperial Units
cubic metrem3cubic yardyd3
cubic decimetredm3cubic footft3
cubic centimetrecm3cubic inchin3
litreL
PART IV
Measurement of Capacity
Metric UnitsImperial Units
cubic metrem3gallongal
hectolitrehLquartqt
litreLpintpt
millilitremLgill
fluid ouncefl. oz
    PART V
    Measurement of Mass or Weight

    Metric UnitsImperial UnitsChinese Units
    tonnettonpicul
    kilogramkghundredweightcwtcatty
    gramgquarterqrtael
    carat (metric)CMstonemace
    milligrammgpoundlbcandareen
    ounceoztael troy
    dramdrmace troy
    graingrcandareen troy
    ounce, troyoz tr
    (Amended L.N. 344 of 1988)
    (Enacted 1988)