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. 

 Annual Billing Info:  On 12/5/22, the annual capacity fee invoices will be generated and posted to owner accounts. Hardcopies will follow via U.S. mail. Please make every attempt to use the online payment options. Our office has been experiencing ongoing mail delivery issues and will also be closed for electrical upgrades during the week of 12/12/22. Should you mail a check to the office,  expect delays in processing that may affect claim coverage as well as incorrect balances on your January 2023 invoice.

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.

How to Set Up an 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