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Underground Storage Tank Branch

The Utah State Underground Storage Tank (UST) Program is a branch of the Department of Environmental Quality. The primary goal of the UST Program is to protect human health and the environment from leaking underground storage tanks (LUSTs). The UST staff oversees UST notification, installation, inspection, removal, and compliance with State and Federal UST regulations concerning UST release prevention and remediation. Get more details.

Tank Tips: Inspect & Maintain

May 2019 Tank Tip

Fiscal Year 2020 UST Registration and PST Fund Fees

Invoices for the Fiscal Year 2020 UST registration fees were mailed on May 16, 2019. For facilities that participate in the Petroleum Storage Tank Fund, the annual PST Fee is included on this invoice. Both UST registration and PST Fund fees are due by July 1, 2019. Please pay fees by this date to avoid late penalties and interest. Instructions for paying fees online are included on the invoice.

Quick Links

  • No Certificate of Compliance
    Facilities that do not have an active Certificate of Compliance and are ineligible to receive deliveries of fuel. Updated daily.
  • PST Fund Financial Viability Study (1.16 MB)
    A financial viability study of the Petroleum Storage Tank Trust Fund.
  • Petroleum Storage Tank Loan Program
    Funds are available for loans to eligible owners and operators for upgrading, replacing, or closing USTs.
  • Red Tag Program
    Starting in 2013 large red “delivery prohibition” tags will be placed on tanks that are not eligible to receive fuel deliveries
  • Reporting Spills
    Online form.
  • Summary Information on USTs (12 KB)
    Utah’s summary information; required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Grant Guidelines. Updated December 7, 2020.
  • UST and LUST Files
    A stepwise search of records that are available electronically. Not all UST/LUST records are currently available. (Disclaimer)
  • Tank Fees: Summary | Payment
    Pay fees online, plus information on registration, PST Fund, Red Tag, and other tank fees.
  • UST Compliance Report (212.86 KB)
    Utah’s government owned; required by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Grant Guidelines.
  • UST Issues Email Alerts Sign Up
    Be personally notified when important issues arise concerning Underground Storage Tank owners, operators, and contractors.
  • UST Priority Assessment Tool
    Currently, sites with the highest priority assessment are inspected more frequently. See how upgrades to your facility will affect its assessment.
Therron Blatter, Manager

Therron Blatter, Manager

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 144840
Salt Lake City, Utah

Phone: (801) 536-4100
Fax: (801) 359-8853

Environmental Incidents

24 Hour Phone Number
(801) 536-4123


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State Office Building
195 North 1950 West
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Salt Lake City, Utah



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