Information starter kit for market entry

The information kits below are designed to assist companies that want to enter Austria's natural gas market and be active as traders only, as traders and suppliers or as "virtual" traders. The documents contain step-by-step instructions for market entry and compile all necessary information or provide links to the relevant online resources.

 

Market entry guidelines for gas traders and suppliers (61.0 MB)

  • Information starter kit*. As of May 2016. There's a more recent version on the German site. English update in process.
 

Market entry guidelines for gas traders (53.0 MB)

  • Information starter kit*. As of June 2015. There's a more recent version on the German site. English update in process.
 

Market entry guidelines for “virtual gas traders” (40.0 MB)

  • Information starter kit*. As of June 2015. There's a more recent version on the German site. English update in process.

 

If you want to cease your natural gas business activities in Austria, you must take a number of steps. Here you find guidelines for exiting the Austrian natural gas market, which should help you to fulfill your duties.

If you have questions that go beyond our information starter kits, please contact us via e-mail (entry.info@e-control.at). Our experts will get back to you as soon as they can.

* This document contains extracts of and links to non-binding English versions of a variety of legal texts. The document and links are provided for the reader’s convenience only and in no way constitute a legally binding document. E-Control assumes no liability or responsibility whatsoever for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of the text in this document or the linked ones or any parts thereof. For a legally binding version of the texts, please refer to the relevant issues of the Bundesgesetzblatt (Federal Law Gazette)