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Notice. The STB will perform maintenance on the STB Records Search and E-Filings portion of the website Sunday, May 29, 2022 between 7PM EDT and 12AM EDT. Users may experience issues when performing STB Records searches or attempting to submit E-Filings during the maintenance window. If you require immediate assistance, please contact rcpa@stb.gov.

Water Carrier Annual Certifications

To submit a Water Carrier certification, please provide the following information in an email to rcpa@stb.gov:

Pay.gov Confirmation No.: * Link to pay.gov
Certification Year: *
First Name: *
Middle Name:
Last Name: *
Job Title/Position: *
Company: *
Address: *
City: *
State: *
Zip Code: *
Email Address: *
Comments (if any):
Water Carrier Tariff URL (Link to Water Carrier’s publicly available tariff on the Internet): *
Name of Water Carrier (if different from the Company identified above):
File Attachment (Please attach the Annual Certification file to your submission email: *

* = Required fields


  • Please note that only PDF files will be accepted as attachments.
  • We are asking that you temporarily use email to make your Water Certification submissions. Currently, the STB is updating its electronic submission processing system.

If you need assistance, contact STB at rcpa@stb.gov.