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The Investment Planning and Project Approval Process

The Investment Planning and Project Approval Process can be outlined in four steps. Step one is compiling a list of all investments, that is, all assets and acquired services as well as projects within the department. Step two is the development of a 5-year departmental investment plan, the completion of the organizational project management capacity assessment and the completion of project risk and complexity assessments for each project. Step three is seeking TB approval of the investment plan and organizational capacity assessment. The fourth step in this process is seeking TB project approval for all projects either beyond departmental capacity or considered sensitive, high-risk or highly-complex.

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