Montana Department of Environmental Quality About Us Permitting & Operator Assistance Public Participation


Overview of Tanks Programs

Montana DEQ works closely with stakeholders to implement regulations for various aspects of above ground and underground storage tank systems, including construction, installation, and operation as well as identification and cleanup of associated leaks and funding options to support cleanup work. Use the buttons below to click through for more information on any of the programs.

Need to Report a Leak?

Call the leak reporting hotline

1-800-457-0568 (M-F 8:00-5:00)
1-406-324-4777 (After hours and holidays)

NOTE: You must report to a live person.
Leaving a message does not constitute a report.

Underground Storage Tanks

Keywords: Underground Storage Tank Permits, Licensing for Tank Professionals, Tank Operator Training, UST Owner Information

Petroleum Tank Cleanup

Keywords: Petroleum Release, Petroleum Cleanup, Petroleum Investigation, Petroleum Contamination, Petroleum Remediation

Petroleum Brownfields

Keywords: Property Owner Assistance, Petroleum Funding Eligibility, Brownfields Funding, Petroleum Release Cleanup, Abandoned Gas Station Redevelopment

Petroleum Tank Release Compensation Board

Keywords: Petroleum Funding, Financial Assistance, Financial Responsibility, Eligibility, Cleanup, Remediation, Remediation Assistance, Claims, Work Plan, Corrective Action Plan (CAP)