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. 


USTIF  Requests for Assistance

For website technical support, please send an email to:   A ticket will be assigned to your inquiry and a support technician will assist you. This will involve issues with account access, password resets, screen names, etc.

Should you have a question regarding the amount on your invoice, address change, owner change, or a general question that is not IT related, please send an e-mail to or leave a message at 717-783-8093, Option #1.

Account Setup Info: Your owner eFACTS ID can be found on your PADEP Tank Registration Permit in the "Client ID" field.

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.

Distributor Account Application and Update Form

How to Set Up an Online Account

Throughput Upload Template

Throughput Upload Instructions

Program Fees and Products

How to Find Tank Information

Frequently Asked Questions


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

Frequently Asked Questions











Performance Review

USTIF Board Meetings

USTIF Board Minutes


Annual Report

Program Statistics

Letters from USTIF

Guidance Documents

External Links