Market consultation of the interconnection agreement between GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. and LLC “Gas TSO of Ukraine”

The Polish and Ukrainian transmission system operators – Operator Gazociągów Przesyłowych GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. and LLC “Gas TSO of Ukraine” intend to conclude a new interconnection agreement regarding the gas transmission through the Grid Connection Point GAZ-SYSTEM/TSOUA based on gas stations Hermanowice and Drozdowicze.

According to the Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/703 of 30 April 2015 establishing a network code on interoperability and data exchange rules, both TSO’s shall invite the network users to comment on the proposed text /link/ of:

1)   rules for the matching process,

2)    rules for the allocation of gas quantities,

3)    communication procedures in case of exceptional events.


All market participants are invited to submit their comments and questions by sending completed form the e-mail address: businesscooperation@tsoua.com and instrukcja@gaz-system.pl. This consultation will run from 3rd March 2020 until 4th May 2020.

The draft of the interconncection agreement as well as the form for reporting comments can be downloaded from the Market consultation section.

After the consultation, GAZ-SYSTEM S.A. and LLC “Gas TSO of Ukraine” will evaluate the responses received during the consultation and take the network users’ comments into account when concluding abovementioned interconnection agreement.

GAZ-SYSTEM is a strategic company for the Polish economy. It is responsible for the transmission of natural gas, manages the most important gas pipelines in Poland and owns the President Lech Kaczyński LNG Terminal in Świnoujście.

As part of the 2015-2025 investment programme, GAZ-SYSTEM is constructing over 2000 km of new gas pipelines in the western, southern and eastern parts of Poland. Over a dozen new gas pipelines are under construction within the North-South Gas Corridor and the compressor station in Kędzierzyn Koźle, as well as interconnections with Lithuania and Slovakia. Onshore gas pipelines are planned to connect the planned FSRU floating terminal in the Gulf of Gdansk with the national transmission system. The LNG Terminal in Świnoujście is also being extended, as a result of which the regasification capacity of this facility will be increased by more than a half.

The company is also implementing one of the most important infrastructural projects in the country - the Baltic Pipe project which consists in the construction of a two-way offshore gas pipeline connecting Poland and Denmark, expansion of the local transmission network and three gas compressor stations.


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