How do I complete and submit the APSA submittal?

Answer: Refer to the following steps and screenshots for directions on your APSA Program Submittal Element, which includes the APSA Facility Information, APSA Documentation, and the optional Miscellaneous State-Required Documents.

Preliminary Step – Mark ‘Yes’ to the Aboveground Petroleum Storage question in Business Activities.

Screenshot of an aboveground petroleum storage business activities question

A tank facility is regulated under APSA if:

  • The tank facility is subject to the Federal Spill Prevention, Control,  and Countermeasure (SPCC) requirements found in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Title 40, Part 112; or
  • The tank facility’s total aboveground petroleum storage capacity is 1,320 gallons or more of petroleum; or
  • The tank facility has one or more tanks in underground areas (TIUGA), regardless of the total aboveground petroleum storage capacity. 

Contact Us: 

OSFM "CUPA" Program at cupa@fire.ca.gov