Auctions Calendar

Capacity allocation auctions for annual/quarterly/monthly periods

Auctions are held from 08:00 UTC (10:00 Kyiv time) to 17:00 UTC (19:00 Kyiv time) winter time, or from 07:00 UTC (10:00 Kyiv time) to 16:00 UTC (19:00 Kyiv time) daylight saving, except for day-ahead capacity allocation auctions and day-to-day power distribution auctions.

Day-ahead capacity auctions

The bidding round opens every day at 15.30 UTC (17:30 Kyiv time) winter time or 14.30 UTC (17:30 Kyiv time) daylight saving.

A capacity bid for the daily standard capacity product for the rolling day-ahead capacity auction must be handled as follows: submission, withdrawal or amendment from 15.30 UTC to 16.00 UTC (from 17:30 to 18:00 Kyiv time) wintertime or 14.30 UTC to 15.00 UTC (from 17:30 to 18:00 Kyiv time) daylight saving.

Within-day capacity auctions

The first bidding round opens directly on the next hour bar following the publication of results of the last capacity allocation auction for the day ahead (including interruptible capacity if offered).

The first bidding round closes at 1.30 UTC (03:30 Kyiv time) winter time or 0.30 UTC (03:30 Kyiv time) daylight saving, before the gas day. The allocation of successful bids shall be effective from 5.00 UTC (07:00 Kyiv time) winter time or 4.00 UTC (07:00 Kyiv time) daylight saving, on the relevant gas day.

The last bidding round closes at 0.30 UTC (02:30 Kyiv time) winter time or 23.30 UTC (02:30 Kyiv time) daylight saving, on the relevant gas day.

Each bidding round opens at the start of every hour on the relevant gas day. The duration of each bidding round is 30 minutes as of the opening of the bidding round. The capacity must be allocated within 30 minutes of the closure of the bidding round provided that the bids are accepted.

The capacity allocation proceeds, according to bids for which agreements are concluded, from 05:00 UTC (07:00 Kyiv time) winter time or 4:00 UTC (07:00 Kyiv time) daylight saving, the relevant gas day.