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Underground Storage Tanks Branch
Certified UST Contractors
Individuals and companies certified by DERR to perform specific work on Underground Storage Tanks.
Certificate of Compliance
Owners and operators of regulated petroleum underground storage tanks must qualify their tanks to receive a Certificate of Compliance.
Study guides and reference material for the UST certification program.
Certification Program: UST
Who is certified to do UST work and how to become certified.
Close an UST
How to close an underground storage tanks in Utah.
Contractor Certification Courses for USTs
First time certification for Groundwater and Soil Sampler, UST Remover, and UST Installer requires attendance of a DERR approved course.
Forms for Underground Storage Tanks
Various forms important for underground storage tank owners and operators.
Inspect an UST
What you need to do to have a successful underground storage tank inspection in Utah.
Inspecting and Maintaining Sumps and Spill Buckets
An Important EPA document for owners and operators of UST systems.
Install an UST
How to install an underground storage tank in Utah.
(Updated Daily) A list of facilities that do not have an active Certificate of Compliance due to lapsing, revocation, or installation in process. The listed USTs at these facilities are ineligible to receive deliveries of fuel.
One Time Drop Letter for Tank and Line Tightness Testing
Before a tank can receive a Certificate of Compliance the integrity of the tank must be evaluated.
Online Form for Reporting Spills
Utah DERR/LUST Release and Initial RBCA Site Assessment Report.
Operator Training and Registration Program: UST
Each UST facility must have trained and registered operators.
(Updated daily) Facilities that do not have an active Certificate of Compliance and are ineligible to receive deliveries of fuel.
Petroleum Storage Tank (PST) Trust Fund: Utah
Ensures that USTs containing petroleum products are managed in accordance with federal and State laws and regulations.
PST Loan Program
Funds are available for loans to eligible owners and operators for upgrading, replacing, or closing USTs.
Rules: UST: Utah
(January 3, 2017) Utah underground storage tank rules: R311.
Secondary Containment Requirements
Utah Underground Storage Tank Rules: R311.
Tank Fees Summary
Outline of fees charged to UST owners/operators for registration, financial assurance, and other requirements.
UST and LUST Lists
Lists of Underground Storage Tank and Leaking Underground Storage Tank sites in Utah.
UST Issues Email Alerts
Sign Up to be personally notified when important issues arise concerning Underground Storage Tank owners, operators, and contractors.
Utah Tank News
The newsletter for Utah UST owners and operators.
Utah Underground Storage Tank Act (June 1, 2015) Utah Code—Title 19—Environmental Quality Code. Changes to Title 19 Sections 410.5 (effective January 1, 2015) and 420 (effective July 1, 2015)..
Comments and Questions
- UST Contacts
Who to contact with Underground Storage Tank questions, by county.
All questions and comments about this page may be directed to David Wilson.