Underground Storage Tank Program (UST)

Learn about the Underground Storage Tank Program (UST) administered by the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR).

Petroleum Product Cleanup Fund

The Massachusetts UST Program administers the Fund. It was created from the Massachusetts General Law Chapter 21J.

Underground Storage Tank Petroleum Product Cleanup Fund helps:

  • Prevent future environmental cleanup actions
  • Expedite environmental cleanup actions
  • Provide partial reimbursement to owners or operators of UST systems.

The UST Program also allows for claims for:

  • Bodily injury
  • Property damage.

It's also used for damage to natural resources which are assessed to an owner or operator of a UST system.  Learn more about the program  

What's New

Revised UST Program Regulations

The UST Program regulations (503 CMR 2.00, 3.00, and 4.00) have been revised with an effective date of March 23, 2018. Please visit the following website to view the revised regulations and for information on how to obtain an official copy. 
See what else is new with UST.

UST Contact Information

MA Department of Revenue

  • UST Program
    100 Cambridge Street
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Phone: 617-626-2600
    Fax 617-626-2619

US Mail (only) address:

  • MA Department of Revenue
    UST Program
    PO Box 9563
    100 Cambridge Street
    Boston, MA 02114-9563

      All other delivery services use our location as an address.

      Electronic submissions of the claim form Appendix 4A must be sent to dorust@dor.state.ma.us.

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