Registration on the auction platform

GSA Platform

In order to register as a Shipper on the GSA platform, such steps should be taken:

  1. Follow the link and get familiar with documents on the operation of the auction platform. GSA Platform Rules in English can be downloaded here – PDF (#3).
  2. Send the following documents to the e-mail address aukcje@gsaplatform.eu:

– Scanned and signed power of attorney for performing the registration actions on the GSA platform – Power of attorney for GSA (in English);
– Scanned current extract from the Unified State Register of Legal Entities, Natural Persons-Entrepreneurs and Public Formations with a notarized translation of the extract into English.

  1. Perform registration actions on the GSA platform in the status of Shipper. During the process of registration, accept the rules for using the GSA auction platform. The Instruction on the GSA Platform for a Network User (Shipper) in English can be downloaded here – PDF (#4).

It is important that the data entered during the electronic registration would be completely identical to the data specified in the documents in paragraph 2.

  1. Wait for the e-mail with confirmation of registration. After that, you will be able to confirm the registration of the following users who represent the network user.

RBP Platform

If you are not currently a registered Network User on the RBP platform, you need to:

  1. Get acquainted with the Rules of the RBP Auction Platform. The document in English can be downloaded here – PDF (#5). In case you are active or are planning to be active on the gas market of the EU member-states, you need an electronic certificate from a trusted service provider. Working in Ukraine, you also have option to use an electronic certificate for authentication. In order to obtain detailed information, please write your request to rbp@fgsz.hu. In case of the use of an electronic certificate, you do not need to sign and send a power of attorney for performing actions at the RBP auction platform (see point 3).
  2. Conclude in writing (fill, print and sign) a Network User Membership Agreement with FGSZ ltd in English.

    In case you would like to be active at the EU market, Annex II to the Network User Membership Agreement (Network User Membership Agreement – Annex No. 2 – REMIT Reporting Agreement).

    Amendment I (Amendment No. 1. of the Network User Membership Agreement for the Usage of the Capacity Booking Platform) is only relevant if you are planning to be active at the Austrian-Hungarian interconnection point. In case if you would like to participate in auctions of the Ukrainian TSO only, aforementioned annexes are not mandatory.

  3. Send the following documents to the e-mail addresses rbp@fgsz.huand kap@fgsz.hu:

– Scanned signed copy of the Network User Membership Agreement;
– Scanned signed power of attorney for performing actions on the RBP platform – PDF (#7).

  1. Send the Membership Agreement (2 copies) for signing to the FGSZ and send a copy of the power of attorney for actions related to booking to the postal address specified in the Network User Membership Agreement: Tanácsház utca 5, Siófok 8600, HUNGARY, Attention: FGSZ Ltd., RBP.
  2. After processing documents, RBP Platform Operator – contact person specified in power of attorney will receive the *.cer format file in order to be able to pass registration of Network User on the RBP website.

In order to register an account, you need to fill in the electronic form at the link on the RBP portal: https://ipnew.rbp.eu/RBP.eu/#register

Then you will obtain the letter for activation at your e-mail.

  1. After clicking on the link in the letter or using the link https://ipnew.rbp.eu/rbp.eu/index.aspx#AfterLogin you need to click on the RBP Registration tile and continue the registration using the file in *.cer format. This process is described in detail in Section 1 of the Multifactor Authentication Guide (#10). As a result, the user will receive a login and password by e-mail with registration credentials.
  2. Carry out the step of enabling multifactor authentication, for which follow the rules of the Multifactor Authentication Guide (#10).
  3. Using the login / password and the RSA SecurID password generator, you can enter the productive and test modes of RBP simultaneously.
  4. Attention! If you use a login/password combination at the platform (but not an electronic certificate), please note that after a period of 3 months it will be expired and it shall be renewed. In case of the expiration, please send your request to rbp@fgsz.hu. RBP Auction Platform administrators will validate your account within 3 working days.

Please note that with the help of this authentication you are given access only to the capacity auctions of Gas TSO of Ukraine LLC. To access the auctions of other TSOs, you must obtain an electronic certificate that meets the following criteria (#11). For more information on access to auctions of other TSOs, please contact rbp@fgsz.hu.

The Instruction for using the RBP Platform for Network Users in English can be downloaded here – PDF (#8).

Attention! When registration at auction platforms it is prohibited to use multi-user email addresses. It is allowed to use personal email addresses only.