The Intraday Auctions are planned to go-live in production 2024 and will be run three times a day. For now, these auctions are only available in the test environment. 


IDA 1

  • Gate closure time (GCT) 15:00 CET
  • Delivery 00:00 - 24:00 the following day


IDA 2

  • Gate closure time (GCT) 22:00 CET
  • Delivery 00:00 - 24:00 the following day


IDA 3

  • Gate closure time (GCT) 10:00 CET
  • Delivery 12:00 - 24:00 the same day


The auctions offers products with resolution of 15, 30 or 60 min MTU depending on the bidding zone.


Market Time Unit (MTU)
Bidding Zone
15 minDK1, DK2, FI, SE1, SE2, SE3, SE4, BE, NL, TBW, AMP, TTG, 50Hz, AT
30 minFR
60 minNO1, NO2, NO3, NO4, NO5, EE, LV, LT, PL



Getting started

To get started, please follow these steps:

  1. Make sure your user is enabled for the auction (contact Support if you need access )
  2. Visit the platform following the system links at the bottom of this page
  3. Insert your username and password to log in (click here for log in help)
  4. Start sending in orders, see User Guide at the bottom of this page


Available Products

In our Intraday Test Auctions we offer curve and block orders submitted directly in our web platform or uploaded via Excel sheets.

  • Curve orders (also known as hourly orders) is described here. One curve order is permitted in each area per portfolio.
  • Block orders are described here. The auction supports normal block orders and profile block orders


NOTE:  Always check the Product Specifications on the Nord Pool website under Rules and Regulations for latest information on order types, portfolio restrictions and number of orders supported per Market.


API Access

An API is available for the auction. For more information, please see our Developers Hub: https://developers.nordpoolgroup.com/ 


System Links


User Guide