EUROSYSTEM PROCUREMENT COORDINATION OFFICE (EPCO)

The Eurosystem Procurement coordination Office (EPCO) is the function established by the Governing Council of the European Central Bank to coordinate joint procurement activities for the benefit of the central banks of the Eurosystem/European System of Central Banks (ESCB).

Following the appointment by the Governing Council of the European Central Bank, the Banque centrale du Luxembourg (BCL) is acting as the host central bank of EPCO since 2008.

The ongoing five-year mandate period of BCL runs until December 2024.

EPCO reports to the ECB Governing Council, via the Eurosystem EPCO Steering Committee (ESC) and the ECB Executive Board.