Applying for an APCD Gasoline Dispensing Facility Permit

How do I get a permit?

Download the permit application for gasoline dispensing facilities or visit the APCD office in person for a copy. Complete it and:

  • Mail it to 701 W. Ormsby Avenue, Suite 303, Louisville, KY 40203;
  • Fax it to (502) 574-5607;
  • Email it to airgasoline@louisvilleky.gov; or
  • Hand deliver it to the APCD office.

What happens with my permit application?

An APCD Specialist will review the permit application for accurate and complete information. All questions on your application should be answered. If you are not sure how to fill out your application, please call the APCD at (502)574-6000 and someone will assist you.

After your application is reviewed, an APCD inspector will check your facility to ensure that proper equipment in place and operating. An additional inspection and/or testing may be necessary in some cases prior to APCD issuing a permit. The APCD will inform you in advance if this is the case for your facility.

How long does it take to receive my permit?

Generally, the APCD can process your application within 2 to 4 weeks if all of the information is correct and complete. The permit and invoice will be sent to you by mail.

Is there a fee?

There is a permit fee based on the type of equipment (Stage I or Stage II) and the number of gasoline dispensers at your facility. The total fee will be determined when the APCD receives your application.

How long does the permit last?

Operating permits are generally issued for a 5-year period.