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PEPPOL BIS v2 - mandatory

This page includes the list of PEPPOL Business Interoperability Specifications (BIS) v2. The use of the listed PEPPOL BIS v2 is mandatory from May 23, 2016, according to the OpenPEPPOL Migration Plan, and are formally approved by the OpenPEPPOL Managing Committee.


PEPPOL BIS Common text and introduction

PEPPOL BIS 1A Catalogue Only

PEPPOL BIS 3A Order Only



PEPPOL BIS 28A Ordering

PEPPOL BIS 30A Despatch Advice

PEPPOL BIS 36A Message Level Response


OpenPEPPOL Validation Artefacts published for release

Last Update: 23-05-2016

The spring release package has now been published for release and mandatory use. The spring release includes new validation package, updated BIS documents and release notes.

New Release Package (save the zip-file locally to review it).

As communicated before the date of mandatory use is Monday 23rd of May 2016 at 12:00 CEST (from this release and onwards there is no period of running new and old releases in parallel). Please implement support for the release as soon as possible.

We plan to have two releases per year, so the next release will be in the autumn.

Earlier releases of Validation Artefacts can be found at: OpenPEPPOL Validation Artefacts

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