The European Register of Market participants
Any market participant entering into transactions in one or
more wholesale energy market in the EU has to register with the national regulatory
authority (NRA) in the Member State they are established in or resident. This obligation
applies to any person, as well as to non-EU and non-EEA market participants if
they are active in the EU wholesale energy markets.
On 26 June 2012, ACER adopted a Decision determining the registration format as the building block for establishing
the European Register of Market participants. The registration format is
the outcome of a strong cooperation with the NRAs, the ACER’s Board of
Regulators (BoR), as well as of an extensive consultation with stakeholders.
The CEREMP system
European Register allows to centralise market participants’ information across
the EU, as each NRA in the Member States is required to establish a
To support the NRAs, ACER has made the CEREMP system available to use
at national level. However, the registration process is still managed
nationally by the relevant NRA.