Statement of requirements—« Full » version

A statement of requirements document is a proposal to an authority, which states a business problem or an opportunity and seeks funding and approval to conduct project identification stage activities. The intent of the subsequent Identification Stage is to produce Business Case and Project charter documents, which will support a decision as to whether or not to proceed to the Delivery Stage at the National Project Management System (NPMS) preliminary project approval (PPA) gate.

The statement of requirements includes problem definition information which will provide context for the approving authority, as well as an initial assessment of risk and basic financial information regarding what will be produced in the next stage.

This document is approved at the statement of requirements approval (SORA) control point.

Statement of requirements Template

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