Underground Storage Tank (UST) Installation

  1. Step 1 - Review and Prepare
  2. Step 2 - Create an Account
  3. Step 3 - Apply
  4. Step 4 - Review and Payment
  5. Step 5 - Schedule an Inspection

Review and Prepare

Please review the information packets pertaining to your project below:

The following information needs to be available for entry and upload during the online application process.

  • Tank Sizes
  • Product to be Stored in Tank(s)
  • UL Listing for tank(s)
  • Description of Overfill Protection
  • Description of Spill Protection
  • Description of Leak Detection
  • Description of Material Beneath the Tank(s)
  • Canopy (if applicable)
  • Description of Normal Venting System
  • Emergency Venting Size
  • Description of Signage and Labeling
  • Dispenser Type
  • Breakaway Safety Device Type
  • Electrical Classifications
  • Description of Dispensing Line Type
  • Description of Venting Line Type
  • Anchoring/Ballast Calculations
  • Monitoring Equipment
  • Backfill Material Type

The following documents need to be available for upload during the online application process. Please note, all documents need to be in a PDF format.

  • Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MNPCA) Tank Registration
  • Individual and Company MNPCA Certification
  • Detailed Plot Plan Showing:
    • New and Existing Tank Locations
    • Liquefied Petroleum Tanks
    • Property Lines
    • Roadways
    • Driving Surfaces
    • All Structures
    • Surface Waters
    • All Utilities
    • Canopies
    • Piping Layout
    • Dispenser Location
    • Emergency Controls
    • Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • Manufacturer Specification Sheets for:
    • Tanks
    • Pumps
    • Valves
    • Piping
    • Hose
    • Nozzles

Permit fees are payable online during the application process, please have payment information ready.
Fee Schedule (PDF)