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On May 7th 2014, the UK Department of Health announced the NHS eProcurement strategy, establishing actions to improve NH
The OpenPEPPOL Association is responsible for the governance and maintenance of the PEPPOL specifications that enable European businesses to easily deal electronically with any European public sector buyer in their procurement processes.
Membership is open to public and private organisations interested in the adoption of standardised e-Procurement solutions and EU-wide connectivity.
To ensure interoperability, buyers and suppliers must exchange PEPPOL compliant documents such as eCatalogues, eOrders, eDespatch advices and eInvoices, within the PEPPOL network through respective Access Points (gateways).
PEPPOL service providers offer Access Point services to buyers and suppliers enabling access to the PEPPOL network.
Additional services such as translation of data from one standard to another, archiving services, or tools for entering invoices online may also be offered.
Alternatively, if you wish to set up a PEPPOL Access Point (AP), or become an AP provider, click here
for more information.
PEPPOL focuses on the critical e-Procurement components to solve interoperability issues in Europe. It offers:
For public sector authorities PEPPOL reduces the complexity of administrative procedures and provides opportunities for greater supplier competition, lowering sourcing costs. How to get started - for Buyers
For suppliers PEPPOL facilitates access to public sector authorities across Europe taking advantage of PEPPOL Access Points, entering into only one agreement to reach all the buyers in the PEPPOL network. How to get started - for Suppliers
provide information about the status of reported issues concerning the operations of the PEPPOL transport infrastructure.