The Eligible Consumer is the consumer who is allowed to choose its own gas supplier in accordance with the privisions of the Law no.196/2017 and with the transitional phases of the market liberalization plan. Eligible Consumers are allowed to agree gas quantities and prices with the gas suppliers and also have the right to switch his supplier with another one.

Eligible consumers shall allow transmission and Distribution System Operators to which they are connected to install gas-metering equipment and to conduct periodic calibration of such equipment.