Governing Law and Regulations
Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality (OLQ) UST Section
IDEM OLQ Leaking Underground Storage Tank (LUST) Section
IDEM OLQ Compliance and Response Branch Excess Liability Trust Fund (ELTF)
Indiana Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Division of Fire and Building Safety (DFBS)
Local fire departments
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Indiana regulates all underground storage tanks (USTs) included in the federal program. The state has adopted most of the federal requirements as revised in 2015 by reference, including technical standards and the requirements for operator training, operation and maintenance, and corrective action. Indiana has its own requirements for notification; delivery prohibition; closure; registration fees; UST installer certification; and a fund for cleanup costs and third-party claims. The state also has its own UST notification form.
• Administration and enforcement. The Indiana Department of ...