The mission of the Underground Storage Tank Indemnification Fund (USTIF) is to provide for a cleaner Commonwealth by administering a fiscally responsible program to reimburse eligible participants for reasonable and necessary expenses incurred from releases into the environment.

In response to the recent communications from USTIF: 

  • Please note that your Owner e-FACTS ID can be found on your DEP Storage Tank Registration Certificate and is listed as the "Client ID".
  • We are experiencing high call volume.  This will continue during the month of December.   Please leave your name, account number, and phone number.  We will  return your call in the order that it is received. 

To avoid delays, please remember to Login to the system to pay your fees.    If you use the "FORGOT PASSWORD" link, please check the Spam or Junk Mail folders for the email associated with your account.   For help, please email:


Distributors   Facility and Tank Owners   Tank Installers (TIIP)
Distributors are required to report actual delivery data through the fee billing system in a specified format either manually or electronically.   Facility owners are required to pay an annual tank capacity fee on covered products through the fee billing system.   Installation companies are required to pay an annual fee and activity fees for tank removals, installations and modifications through the fee billing system.

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PowerPoint Presentation
August 6, 2019


How to Set Up an Account

Heating Oil Tank Program

Program Fees, Products and Tanks

How to File a Claim

Frequently Asked Questions




How to Set up An Account

Program Fees

How to File a Claim

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