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Membership

Membership of OpenPEPPOL is open to the following types of organisations:

• Contracting authorities (public sector buyers), suppliers and other end-users of PEPPOL specifications, building blocks and services
• Government entities acting as PEPPOL Authorities within the PEPPOL network (according to provisions of the PEPPOL Transport Infrastructure Agreements)
• Service Metadata Publisher (SMP) Providers
• Access Point Providers
• eSignature Validation Service Providers
• Pre-award Service Providers
• Other organisations with a shared interest in the activities of OpenPEPPOL

As a condition of membership of OpenPEPPOL, a member shall accept the Statutes of the Association. OpenPEPPOL is aiming for a balanced stakeholder representation, and encourages SME associations, trade organisations and eProcurement providers to join the OpenPEPPOL community.

OpenPEPPOL membership is mandatory for PEPPOL Authorities, PEPPOL Access Point and SMP providers. 

Registration form
Please contact info@peppol.eu to obtain the registration form.

Upon completing this form, please sign it and email a PDF version to: info@peppol.eu. The OpenPEPPOL Managing Committee will review all applications and notify applicants as soon as possible about the results.

If joining as a PEPPOL Authority, a PEPPOL AP or SMP provider, you are also required to sign the Transport Infrastructure Agreements.

Membership fees
All members of OpenPEPPOL are required to pay an annual subscription fee to support the purposes and activities of the Association. Membership fees are decided by the OpenPEPPOL Management Committee.
The membership fee depends on the category of membership according to the table below.

No.

Category of Membership

Sign-up Fees in EUR

Annual Fees in EUR

1

End-user of PEPPOL specifications, building blocks and services

100

500

2

PEPPOL Authority

2000

10.000

3

Service Metadata Publisher (SMP) Providers

 

 

 

S1 size SMP providers (1-10 employees) who are also AP Providers

n/a

n/a

S1 size SMP providers who are not AP providers 500 1000

 

S2 to S5 SMP providers (more than 10 employees)

1000

1.000

4

Access Point Providers

 

 

 

For S1 and S2 size organizations (1-50 employees)

500

1.000

 

For S3 size organizations (51-250 employees)

1000

1.500

 

For S4 size organizations (251-2500 employees)

1000

2.000

 

For S5 size organizations (>2500 employees)

1000

2.500

5

eSignature Validation Service Providers

500

800

6

Pre-award Service Providers

500

800

7

Other type of interested organisation

100

500

8

Observer

 

 

 

For member organisations and  non-profit institutions with up to 1500 members/ employees

1000

500

 

For member organisations and  non-profit institutions with more than 1500 members/ employees

1000

1.000

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