Title: Underground Storage Tank (UST) Registration
Alternate Title: UST (Underground Storage Tank) Registration
Description: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)
Subject: Storage Tanks
Creation Date: 9/11/2008 2:18:10 PM
Modification Date: 8/3/2009 2:14:55 PM
Agency Name: Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), Minnesota
Agency URL: https://www.pca.state.mn.us
Agency Description: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is responsible for administering environmental permitting, compliance/enforcement, remediation and outreach programs to help Minnesota protect its environment.
Agency Phone: 651-296-6300
Agency Fax: Agency URL: https://www.pca.state.mn.us
520 Lafayette Rd. N.
Unit Name: JoAnn Henry
Unit Phone: 651-757-2429
Unit Fax: Contact person(s): Unit URL:
All regulated UST systems must be registered. A regulated UST system is:
Any one or combination of containers including tanks, vessels, enclosures, or structures used to contain or dispense regulated substances, and the volume which, including the volume of underground pipes connected to them, is ten percent or more beneath the surface of the ground. Larger than 110 gallons.
Regulated USTs DO NOT include:
-Farm or residential tanks of 1,100 gallons or less capacity storing motor or heating fuel for non-commercial purposes.
-USTs less than 110 gallons capacity.
-Heating oil tanks of 1,100 or less capacity used for consumptive use on the premises where the heating oil is stored.
-Liquid traps or associated gathering lines directly related to oil or gas production and gathering operations.
Notification/Change in Status for Underground Storage Tanks
Fact sheets available at Storage Tank publications
There is no fee for notification.
Period of Issuance:
Registrations are valid until the tank is altered or
Length of Determination: Notifications are effective upon receipt by the Pollution Control Agency.
Activity: Underground Storage Tanks
License Detail URL:
Underground Storage Tank (UST) Systems