Category: Underground Storage Tanks

Proposed Changes to R311,
Underground Storage Tank Rules

Due to legislation passed in the 2021 session, Senate Bill SB-40, Storage Tanks Amendments, the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation (DERR) began regulating specific types of Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tanks (APSTs). The bill was approved by the House and Senate in the General Legislative Session 2021 and signed by Governor Cox on March 16, …

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Rules & Regulations: UST & LUST

40CFR Part 280 – EPA Federal rules and regulations governing underground storage tanks. Utah Administrative Code R311 Updated Utah Underground Storage Tank Rules (9/13/2021) Utah UST Act A state statute that allows for regulation of petroleum storage tanks within the state of Utah and allows us to implement the Federal UST Program.

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Forms

Compliance/Notification EPA Notification Form (283 KB) Closure Plan Form (102 KB) Temporary Closure Plan Form (60 KB) Closure Notice Form (98 KB) Install Notification Form (99 KB) Operator Inspection Form (92 KB) Certificate of Compliance Packet (113 KB) ISLs (14 KB) Change of Ownership Form (101 KB) AST Notification Form (964 KB) Testing Forms ATG …

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UST Compliance

Certificate of Compliance How to obtain a Certificate of Compliance for your underground storage tanks. Closing USTs How to close underground storage tanks in Utah. How to prepare for Inspections What you need to do to have a successful UST compliance inspection in Utah. Installing USTs How to install underground storage tanks in Utah. Lists …

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PST Branch Contacts

Find who to contact with your PST and LPST questions. Release Prevention and Compliance Section Environmental Assurance Program Cleanup Section Remedial Assistance Cleanup Section

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Underground Storage Tank Permits

Menu: Contacts Fees Process Overview Time Required Storage Tank Permits Underground storage tank owners and operators must register all tanks with the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation. Petroleum tanks must have a Certificate of Compliance. Permanent tank closure requires prior Closure Plan approval. Companies installing new tanks must have an installation permit. Certification also …

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Tank Fees Summary

Pay Tank Fees Online UST Closure Plan Fees Registration Fees Due annually July 1 or before a Certificate of Compliance can be issued for new, lapsed, or revoked facilities. $110 per Tank Tanks on the PST Fund $220 per Tank Tanks not on the PST Fund Tanks that have an alternate Financial Responsibility (FR) mechanism. …

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Record Search Tools

Easy Records Search A stepwise search to records that are available electronically. Interactive Map Access to the Interactive Map. Site locations can be displayed and records on the site can be viewed as they are made available. Government Records Access and Management Act (GRAMA) You can make a request to view public records. Priority Assessment …

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UST Issues Email Alerts Sign Up

Issues Alerts The Utah Department of Environmental Quality is sponsoring an electronic mail server, known as a List Server or Listserv, for UST Issues in Utah. This service uses email systems to distribute messages to all members of the list. Joining or subscribing to the list, as well as unsubscribing, is the responsibility of each …

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Assessment Grant Funding:
Underground Storage Tank Branch

Persons interested in having their property assessed using available petroleum brownfields grant monies will work with the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to determine if their site is eligible for funding assistance. The following criteria will be used to determine site eligibility: the site is relatively low-risk; LUST-Trust funds are not currently being used; …

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Underground Storage Tank Branch

Quick Links Accessing the Petroleum Storage Tank (PST) Fund Newsletter: Utah Tank News PST Fund Financial Viability Study (1.16 MB)A financial viability study of the Petroleum Storage Tank Trust Fund. Reporting a Release From Underground Storage Tanks (Spills) Reporting SpillsOnline form. Summary Information on USTs (7 KB)Utah’s summary information; required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 …

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Compliance Section

Certificate of Compliance Owners and operators of regulated petroleum underground storage tanks must qualify their tanks to receive a Certificate of Compliance. Close an UST How to close underground storage tanks in Utah. Forms for Underground Storage Tanks Various forms important for underground storage tank owners and operators. How to Prepare for UST Compliance Inspections …

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