Managing Hazardous Waste

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Imperial CUPA Fees

2019 – 2020 DTSC Imperial CUPA Fee Schedule

 Types of Fees 
Flat FeeProgram
Element Fee
State
Surcharge
Total
CUPA Oversight Surcharge
(Goes to CalEPA)
$ 49$ 49
All Businesses$ 441------$ 441
Aboveground Storage Tanks (APSA)
< =10,000 gallons---$ 549**$ 26$ 575
>10,000 to <100,000 gallons---$ 769**$ 26$ 795
100,000 to <1,000,000 gallons---$ 1,098**$ 26$ 1,124
= >1,000,000 gallons---$ 1,537**$ 26$ 1,563
Underground Storage Tanks (UST)
<19,000 gallons---$ 3,954**$ 20*Various 
19,000 to <34,000 gallons---$ 4,942**$ 20* Various
34,000 gallons or more---$ 5,601**$ 20* Various
California Accidental Release Prevention
(CalARP)
---$ 3,075$ 270$ 3,345
Business Plan---$ 605---$ 605
Hazardous Waste Generators (HW)
<1 ton---$ 661---$ 661
1 ton to <500 tons---$ 1,048---$ 1,048
500 tons or more---$ 1,845---$ 1,845
Recyclers---$ 1,048---$ 1,048
Tiered Permitting***
Permit by Rule/Conditional Authorization ---$ 1,048---$ 1,048
Conditional Exemption---$ 661---$ 661

*Per Tank Compartment

**Based on Volume

***Businesses with multiple tiered permit operations at the same site will be subject to the Tiered Permit program element for only one such operation per site, which shall be for the operation that is subject to the highest fee. 

 

 Non-Recurring Fees for UST Permits 
Permit Activity Flat Rate TimeInitial Fee
Tank Installations 30 Hours$4,950
Repairs & Updates6 Hours$990
Tank Removals20 Hours$3,300

*Additional hours beyond the Initial Fee rate are charged at $165 per hour.