Regulation 715-2009

Pursuant to the Regulation (EC) No 715/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on conditions for access to the natural gas transmission networks, and Chapter 3 of Annex I, transmission system operators are required to publish regularly on their websites a range of information in an agreed format. The following Table provides a summary of the relevant requirements and links to the locations where they can be found.

Annex I to the Regulation (EU) No 715/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council


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3.1.2 (a)
Detailed and comprehensive description of the different services and their charges

Operational Order



3.1.2 (b) and (c) 1.
Different types of transport contracts available for those services

Operational Order


3.1.2 (c)
Network code and/or standard conditions

Operational Order


3.1.2 (c) 2.
Specification of relevant gas quality parameters

Operational Order

Technical Conditions


3.1.2 (c) 3.
Pressure requirements

Operational Order


Technical Conditions


3.1.2 (c) 4.
Procedure in the event of an interruption of interruptible capacity

Operational Order


3.1.2 (d)
Harmonised procedures applied when using the transmission system, including the definition of key terms

Operational Order


3.1.2 (e)
Provisions on capacity allocation, congestion management, and anti-hoarding and re-utilisation procedures

Operational Order


3.1.2 (f)
Rules applicable for capacity trade on the secondary market vis-à-vis the transmission system operator

Secondary Market Bulletin Board

Operational Order


3.1.2 (g)
Rules on balancing and methodology for the calculation of imbalance charges

Balancing section

Operational Order


3.1.2 (h)
Flexibility and tolerance levels included in transport and other services without separate charge

Not applicable


3.1.2 (i)
Detailed description of the transmission system operator’s gas system and its relevant points of interconnection, and names of the operators of the interconnected systems or facilities

Operational Order


3.1.2 (j)
Rules applicable to connection to the transmission system

Connection to the Network

Operational Order


3.1.2 (k)
Information on emergency mechanisms

Not applicable

Pursuant to the Decree of the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic No 416/2012, emergency measures in the Slovak Republic are the responsibility of SPP - Distribúcia

3.1.2 (l)
Procedures agreed upon by transmission system operators at interconnection points of relevance for access of network users to the transmission systems concerned, relating to interoperability of the network, agreed procedures on nomination and matching procedures and other agreed procedures that set out provisions in relation to gas flow allocations and balancing, including the methods used

Interconnection Agreements

Procedures applied at interconnection points


3.1.2 (m)
Detailed and comprehensive description of the methodology and process, including information on the parameters and key assumptions, used to calculate the technical capacity

Technical capacity calculation methodology


3.3. (1) (a), (b) and (d)
Technical capacity, total contracted firm and interruptible capacity and interruptible capacity in both directions



3.3. (1) (c)

Nominations and re-nominations in both directions

Nominations / renominations


3.3. (1) (e)

Actual physical flows

Physical flows


3.3. (1) (f)
Planned and actual interruption of interruptible capacity



3.3. (1) (g)
Planned and unplanned interruptions to firm services



3.3 (4)

Measured values of the gross calorific value or the Wobbe index at all relevant points



3.4 (1) (2)
Information on the secondary market

Operational Order

Secondary market


3.4 (3)
System balancing services

Customer zone


3.4 (4)
Other flexibility services of the transmission system operator

Not available


3.4 (5)
Amount of gas in the transmission system and forecast

Aggregate imbalance


3.4 (6)
User-friendly instruments for calculating tariffs

Online calculator