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6 key requirements to satisfy the business case

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1. Strategic need and priority

Is there a clear, strategic need aligned to the business/organisation priorities?

 2. Rationale and timing of proposal

What are the consequences of not proceeding with the investment and why is funding required now?

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3. Value for money

Has a wide range of options been assessed to demonstrate if the investment delivers the best use of money?

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4. Clear definition of scope

Is the scope clearly defined and linked to the business/organisation objectives in a way that will deliver the intended benefits?

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5. Sound management of risks

Is there a demonstrated depth of knowledge and leadership to manage and respond to risks?

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6. Delivery capacity and capability

Is there a sufficient appreciation to procure and deliver the project in such a way to realise the claimed benefits?

Chris Tehan Service Line Lead

Chris Tehan

Principal and Business Case Service Line Lead, Global

Chris is a transport and business case specialist with more than 23 years' industry experience in Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom. 

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