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Gas Stations Compliance and Testing

Application for New or Modification of Existing Gas Station

Click here to download permit application and recordkeeping forms.

ADVISORIES

Annual Testing Requirements (September 17, 2020)MBARD PV Vent Valve AdivsoryCertification Requirements for Technicians  (Updated July 20, 2020)ORVR FLEETS – Low Permeation Hose Advisory – Installation by June 10, 2018Low Permeation Hoses at Gasoline Dispensing Facilities with Assist Phase II EVR Systems – Installation by September 24, 2018

COMPLIANCE FORMS

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, MBARD has created the self-inspection forms below to assist gas station operators to stay in compliance with their air permits.  

Self Inspection Guide - Assist System with ISDSelf Inspection Guide - Assist System without ISDSelf Inspection Guide - Balance System with ISDSelf Inspection Guide - Balance System without ISD

NOTIFICATION FORMS – Email to VRTesting@mbard.org

Test Notification Form

This transmittal is to be emailed prior to conducting the required tests.

Transmittal of Vapor Recovery Test

This transmittal is to be emailed along with the full test report within 30 days of completion of testing.

24-Hour Notification of Failure

This transmittal is to be emailed within 24 hours of cessation of testing.

PHASE I FORMS

TP201.1B Static Torque of Rotatable Phase I AdaptorsTP 201.1C/D Leak Rate of Drop Tube/Drain Pressure Integrity/OPDTP201.1E  Leak Rate of Pressure/Vacuum Relief  Vent Valves

Healy EVR Phase II Forms (E.O. VR-201-XX/VR-202-XX)

Exhibit 4 - Static Pressure Performance of the Healy Clean Air SeparatorExhibit 5 - Vapor to Liquid Volume Ratio (Roots Meter Option)Exhibit 5 - Vapor to Liquid Volume Ratio (Tritester Option)Exhibit 7 - Nozzle Bag Test Results (Startup Only)Exhibit 8 - TP201.3 Pressure Decay TestExhibit 9 - Veeder-Root ISD Operability Test ProcedureExhibit 10 - Incon ISD Operability Test ProcedureExhibit 14 - Dispenser Integrity Test

OTHER TEST FORMS

TP 201.4 Dynamic Back PressureTP 206.3 Aboveground Tank Static Pressure Performance Test

Balance Phase II Forms (E.O. VR-203-X, VR-204-X, & VR-208-X)

Exhibit 4 - TP201.3 Pressure Decay TestExhibit 5 - Liquid Removal Test (long version)Exhibit 5 - Liquid Removal Test (short version)Exhibit 7 - Nozzle Bag Test (Startup Only)Exhibit 8 - Hydrocarbon Sensor Verification TestExhibit 9 - VST Processor ActivationExhibit 10 - Vapor Pressure Sensor Verification TestExhibit 11 - Veeder Root Polisher Operability TestExhibit 12 - Veeder Root Vapor Polisher Hydrocarbon Emissions TestExhibit 13 - Hirt VCS 100 Processor Operability TestExhibit 14 - Static Pressure Performance of the Healy Clean Air SeparatorExhibit 17 - Veeder Root ISD Vapor Flow Meter Operability TestExihibit 17 & 19 (VR-204) and Exhibit 10 (VR-208) ISD Vapor Flow Meter Operability Test (INCON and Veeder-Root)Exhibit 20 - INCON Pressure Sensor Operability Test (Balance Systems)

HIRT MODEL VCS-200 PHASE II FORMS – (EO G-70-139)

Exhibit 2 - Static Pressure Performance, Pilot Light, and Main Burner

PRE-EVR PHASE II FORMS

TP 201.5 Roots Meter OptionTP 201.5 TriTester OptionTP 201.6C Compliance Determination of Liquid Removal Option 2 Long Version

HEALY 400 ORVR PHASE II FORMS – (EO G-70-187)

Exhibit 4 - Healy EO #G-70-187 Vapor Return Line Vacuum Integrity TestExhibit 5 - Healy EO #G-70-187 Filneck Vapor Pressure Regulation TestExhibit 6 - Healy EO #G-70-187 Ten Gallon per Minute Limitation Test

Testing Companies

The following is a list of testing contractors that have submitted vapor recovery testing reports to the Monterey Bay Air Resources District and not a recommendation of any kind. It is not a comprehensive list of all testing/maintenance/install contractors that can conduct services within the State of California for Vapor Recovery. Please verify that the contractor has the appropriate certifications prior to conducting vapor recovery testing/maintenance/or installation at your facility.

List of Vapor Recovery Testing Contractors

Permitted Facilities

GDF-PV Vent Valve Testing Facilites Permitted Underground Gasoline Dispensing Facilities - List by CompanyPermitted Underground Gasoline Dispensing Facilities - List by CityPermitted Aboveground Gasoline Dispensing Facilities - List by CompanyPermitted Aboveground Gasoline Dispensing Facilities - List by City