Bulgartransgaz EAD in its capacity of an owner and operator of Chiren UGS announces a procedure allocating monthly capacity products for storage, injection and withdrawal in Chiren UGS for gas year 2021 - 2022  for gas year 2021-2022.

The potential customers should submit an Application for storage capacity to take part in the allocation procedure. Application Standard Form is available here.

Information on the available monthly capacity products for storage, injection and withdrawal in Chiren UGS, that can be applied for, can be found here.

Applications can be submitted by 5:00 p.m. (Sofia local time) on 2 April 2021 at Bulgartransgaz EAD Registry office, by registered mail or courier service to the following address:

Bulgartransgaz EAD

residential area Lyulin 2

66 Pancho Vladigerov Blvd.,

1336 Sofia 3

Any Application received at the above address by 5.00 pm (Sofia local time) on 2 April 2021 shall be considered received in due time.

Having regard to the enforced state of emergency on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria to restrict the spread of coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), Bulgartransgaz EAD provides an additional possibility to the interested parties to submit their Applications for capacity for gas year 2021/2022, signed and scanned as well as all appendixes and required documents in line with the Rules for the use of  Chiren UGS via email to info@bulgartransgaz.bg. Any application received at the email address info@bulgartransgaz.bg by the end of the day (00:00 a.m. local Sofia time) on 2 April 2021 shall be considered received on time.

The procedure for submitting applications, the requirements to potential customers and the methodology for capacity allocation are regulated in the Rules for use of Chiren UGS, effective for storage gas year 2021-2022.

Requests for clarifications and additional information on the announced Procedure for allocation of natural gas storage capacity in Chiren UGS for gas year 2021-2022 can be submitted in writing to fax no.: +359 2 925 00 63 or via email: info@bulgartransgaz.bg.