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Network and Information Systems Directive (NIS)
ANNEX II

ANNEX II — TYPES OF ENTITIES FOR THE PURPOSES OF POINT (4) OF ARTICLE 4

    (1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)(7)(8)(9)(10)(11)(12)(13)(14)(15)(16)(17)
    SectorSubsectorType of entity
    1. Energy
    1. Electricity
    1. Electricity undertakings as defined in point (35) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council(18), which carry out the function of supply as defined in point (19) of Article 2 of that Directive
    1. Distribution system operators as defined in point (6) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/72/EC
    1. Transmission system operators as defined in point (4) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/72/EC
    1. Oil
    1. Operators of oil transmission pipelines
    1. Operators of oil production, refining and treatment facilities, storage and transmission
    1. Gas
    1. Supply undertakings as defined in point (8) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council(19)
    1. Distribution system operators as defined in point (6) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC
    1. Transmission system operators as defined in point (4) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC
    1. Storage system operators as defined in point (10) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC
    1. LNG system operators as defined in point (12) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC
    1. Natural gas undertakings as defined in point (1) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/73/EC
    1. Operators of natural gas refining and treatment facilities
    1. Transport
    1. Air transport
    1. Air carriers as defined in point (4) of Article 3 of Regulation (EC) No 300/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council(20)
    1. Airport managing bodies as defined in point (2) of Article 2 of Directive 2009/12/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council(21), airports as defined in point (1) of Article 2 of that Directive, including the core airports listed in Section 2 of Annex II to Regulation (EU) No 1315/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council(22), and entities operating ancillary installations contained within airports
    1. Traffic management control operators providing air traffic control (ATC) services as defined in point (1) of Article 2 of Regulation (EC) No 549/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council(23)
    1. Rail transport
    1. Infrastructure managers as defined in point (2) of Article 3 of Directive 2012/34/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council(24)
    1. Railway undertakings as defined in point (1) of Article 3 of Directive 2012/34/EU, including operators of service facilities as defined in point (12) of Article 3 of Directive 2012/34/EU
    1. Water transport
    1. Inland, sea and coastal passenger and freight water transport companies, as defined for maritime transport in Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 725/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council(25), not including the individual vessels operated by those companies
    1. Managing bodies of ports as defined in point (1) of Article 3 of Directive 2005/65/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council(26), including their port facilities as defined in point (11) of Article 2 of Regulation (EC) No 725/2004, and entities operating works and equipment contained within ports
    1. Operators of vessel traffic services as defined in point (o) of Article 3 of Directive 2002/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council(27)
    1. Road transport
    1. Road authorities as defined in point (12) of Article 2 of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2015/962(28) responsible for traffic management control
    1. Operators of Intelligent Transport Systems as defined in point (1) of Article 4 of Directive 2010/40/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council(29)
    1. Banking
    Credit institutions as defined in point (1) of Article 4 of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council(30)
    1. Financial market infrastructures
    1. Operators of trading venues as defined in point (24) of Article 4 of Directive 2014/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council(31)
    1. Central counterparties (CCPs) as defined in point (1) of Article 2 of Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council(32)
    1. Health sector
    Health care settings (including hospitals and private clinics)Healthcare providers as defined in point (g) of Article 3 of Directive 2011/24/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council(33)
    1. Drinking water supply and distribution
    Suppliers and distributors of water intended for human consumption as defined in point (1)(a) of Article 2 of Council Directive 98/83/EC(34) but excluding distributors for whom distribution of water for human consumption is only part of their general activity of distributing other commodities and goods which are not considered essential services
    1. Digital Infrastructure
    1. IXPs
    1. DNS service providers
    1. TLD name registries