About Us

NPPGov provides nationwide public procurement solutions while exceeding member and vendor expectations.

NPPGov serves public and non-profit markets as a cooperative purchasing organization providing access to contracts created through an RFP process conducted by a lead public agency. NPPGov serves government, education and non-profit markets including two specialized programs: FireRescue GPO and Law Enforcement GPO. The FireRescue GPO program specifically serves the fire and rescue market and has a unique connection with fire chiefs associations throughout the country. The Law Enforcement GPO program serves the law enforcement, emergency communications and emergency management industry.

NPPGov is the government division of National Purchasing Partners (NPP), which is a national group purchasing company serving a variety of private and public markets. NPP is a private company owned by a non-profit hospital, Virginia Mason, in Seattle, Washington.

Membership is entirely free and there is no obligation to purchase. NPPGov members have access to a large variety of publicly solicited contracts to simplify purchasing while complying with procurement requirements. NPPGov’s contract portfolio is continually growing to meet the needs of its members.

Eligible organizations include:

  • States
  • Cities
  • Counties
  • Special Districts
  • Fire Departments
  • Police Departments
  • Sheriff Departments
  • Turnpikes
  • K-12 Public Schools
  • Townships
  • Parks and Recreation Districts
  • Metro/City Transits
  • Public Works
  • Higher Education Facilities
  • Other Municipal or Local Tax-Supported Governmental Entities
  • Non-profit Organizations that do not receive Medicaid funding