It is a document issued by the project initiator or sponsor that formally authorises the existence of a project and provides the project manager with the authority to apply organizational resources to project activities.
It includes the business needs, assumptions, constraints, the understanding of the customer’s needs and high level requirements and the intended product, service and result.
- Project Statement of Work
- Business Case
- Enterprise environmental factors
- Organizational process assets
- Expert Judgment
- Facilitation technique
- Project Charter