Underground Storage Tank Management (District of Columbia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place District of Columbia
Applies to Municipality District of Columbia

Name Underground Storage Tank Management (District of Columbia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator District Department of the Environment
Primary Website http://ddoe.dc.gov/service/underground-storage-tanks-ust-and-lust

Last Review 2014-09-15


The  installation, upgrade and operation of any petroleum UST (>110 gallons) or hazardous substance UST System, including heating oil tanks over 1,100 gallons capacity in the District requires a permit from DCRA. In addition to the approval and inspection of the UST Branch, DDOE and DC Fire Department. The tank performance standards and permitting requirements in 20DCMR Chapters 55-70 shall apply.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Branch Chief
Department District Department of the Environment
Division Toxic Substances Division, Underground Storage Tank Branch
Address 1200 First Street NE
Place Washington, D.C.
Zip/Postal Code 20002
Phone 202.535.2600

Email ust.ddoe@dc.gov

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Title 20 DCMR Chapters 55-70