The Peppol Coordinating Authority is a committee within the Peppol organisation that takes on the The Peppol Coordinating Authority is a body within the Peppol organisation which is responsible in particular for technical specifications within the network, for server administration and for overall contract management. The Peppol Coordinating Authority passes on specific tasks to what are known as “Peppol authorities”, which are located all over Europe. In Germany, the Peppol authority is the Coordination Office for IT Standards (KoSIT). Specifically, it provides information and consultancy services to businesses and public authorities and performs tasks related to contract management in Germany. Furthermore, it provides expert and technical support and represents German interests within the overall organisation in Brussels.