Device product code table

Version 1.1

The effective date of version 1.1 is November 1, 2017. Version 1.1 supersedes all previous versions.


Audience and use

The Device product code table is intended for use by recognized technicians, employed by authorized service providers (ASPs) and inspectors, employed by Measurement Canada, who are required to complete Device Examination Certificates under the authority of the Weights and Measures Act and Weights and Measures Regulations.

The controlled version of the Device product code table is available on the Measurement Canada website.

Printed PDF, printed HTML or downloaded copies are considered uncontrolled versions. People using a version other than from the website must regularly verify their copy against the online version to ensure their copy matches the website version.

Terms, conditions and termination

Online Reporting Application (ORA) users are bound by the terms and conditions of ORA, as outlined in the Online Reporting Application Terms and Conditions of Use. Users are further required to always comply with Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada's Terms and Conditions and Measurement Canada may at its sole and absolute discretion cancel or terminate your right to use this application or any part of the application at any time, without notice or liability to you or any other person.

Device product codes

Device product codes
Code Category Description
10 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Distillates (diesel fuels, fuel oils, stove oils, bio-diesel and bio-diesel blends).
11 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Gasolines (all grades of gasoline and alcohol blended gasoline) including denatured ethanol that is intended for use as fuel.
12 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Aviation fuels
13 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Lubricating oils
14 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Heated products
15 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Coke
16 Petroleum products (excludes food grade) Waxes
17 Chemical products Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF)
21 Solvents Solvents (e.g. acetone, naphtha, etc.)
22 Solvents Alcohols, glycols (methanol, isobutyl, windshield washer, anti-icing and de-icing fluids, etc.)
31 Compressed Gases Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG / Propane)
32 Compressed Gases Anhydrous Ammonia (NH3)
33 Compressed Gases Butane
41 Agricultural products Fertilizers
42 Agricultural products Herbicides
43 Agricultural products Feeds
44 Agricultural products Grain
50 Water Water
60 Chemical products Chemical products
71 Food products Milk
79 Food products Food - other than milk (includes food grade ethanol)

Revision history

Revision history
Version Effective date Revisions
1.1 November 1, 2017
  • Updated departmental name and corporate signature.
  • Sorted table numerically.
  • Changed title of document.
1.0 March 29, 2016

The Device product code table, version 1.0 reflects all updates since the Online Reporting Application User Manual, version 3.1.

The document is derived from Appendix 4 of the Online Reporting Application User Manual, version 3.1 and Appendix 4 of the Strategic Tracking and Reporting System (STARS) Forms Completion Manual.

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