When a person ceases to be a landowner of a site with an underground fuel tank which has been used since 31 March 2010, they must notify the Director within 30 days after they cease to be a landowner (Regulation 8(5) of the Environmental Management and Pollution Control (Underground Petroleum Storage Systems) Regulations 2020 (UPSS Regulations)).
When a person becomes a landowner of a site with an underground fuel tank which has been used since 31 March 2010, they must notify the Director within 30 days
after they became a landowner (Regulation 45 of the UPSS Regulations).
The approved form for notifying the Director is:
Notification of Change of Landowner Form
The landowner must be able to provide details of the System Operator and Infrastructure Owner to the Director within 10 days of receiving a request for these details.
Note: If new UPSS have been installed, the landowner must complete an ‘Underground Petroleum Storage Systems (UPSS) Notification of a New Storage System Form’ for these new UPSS. See: Installing a New Fuel Tank.