SEE CAO performs in its own name but on behalf and for the account of the Participating TSOs explicit allocation of available transmission capacities on the borders between Participating TSOs in accordance with SEE CAO Auction Rules and following the requirements of Regulation (EC) 714/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on conditions for access to the network for cross border exchanges in electricity which also became a part of Energy Community acquis in line with the stipulations of Energy Community Treaty.
Explicit auctions are NTC based and conducted using the DAMAS Auction Platform on three timeframes- yearly, monthly and daily on the following borders:
- Croatia – Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Bosnia and Herzegovina – Montenegro
- Montenegro – Albania
- Albania – Greece
- Greece - Turkey
- Greece - FYROM (as of November 2016)