Permits for New Self-Serve Gas Stations
The Division of Fire Safety reviews plans and issues approvals for the building and operation of self-service gas stations in Massachusetts in accordance with the provisions of 527 CMR1.00, Section 188.8.131.52.
Existing Self-Service Facilities
Existing self-service gas stations must completely re-submit an entire application if any of the following is planned:
- Replacement of the fire suppression system.
- A change in the method of dispensing fuel. i.e. changing from SPDs to MPDs.
- Replacement or reconstruction of the dispensing island.
- A material change in environmental conditions or hazard area.