Register/Decommission Tank


All new above and underground storage tanks must be preapproved and registered in the storage tank database.

If applying for new tank approval and registration:
  • Select “New Tank Registration”

  • Select the type of tank from the list below

  • Complete the relevant required information

  • Follow directions for submitting information found at the end of the form

If applying to decommission a tank:
  • Obtain an approved contractor for removal and disposal of tank and contents

  • Obtain and provide to RMS documentation of proper disposal of tank and contents from the contractor

  • Obtain test results of soil samples after the tank is removed from contractor and provide to RMS (applicable for underground tanks)

  • Fill out the form below:

    • Select “Decommission Existing Tank”

    • Select the type of tank from the list below

    • Complete the relevant required information

  • Ensure RMS is emailed the required documentation

Action: New Tank Registration Decommission Existing Tank

Select Tank Type:

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