It is a fee paid by the applicant for license to the GasReg against a permission to practice any of the gas market activities within the borders of the country.

  • The methodology of calculating the fees value for the first year has been approved by the GasReg board, which take into consideration the licensee’s dealt gas quantities in Million British Thermal Unit, the value of the license issuance fees for each license is the product of the issuance fee multiplied by approved (licensed) gas quantities during that year.
  • The license fee is paid in Egyptian pounds according to the exchange rate announced by the Central Bank Of Egypt.
  • A settlement shall be made at the end of each year in case of dealing in larger gas quantities by the licensee than the approved (licensed) during the year.
  • Annual renewal fees are paid during the license period of effectiveness, which is determined according to the same mechanism used to calculate the fee of license issuance by the GasReg.
  • In case the applicant is informed with the acceptance of his application, he has to deposit within seven working days – starting from the day following the notification of approval – the total value of the license issuance fees.
  • The license issuance fees is as follows:
    • Transmission activity…0.057 cent/MMBTU
    • Shipping activity…….…..0.031 cent/MMBTU
    • Distribution activity…….0.023 cent/MMBTU
    • Supplying activity…..…..0.008 cent/MMBTU