Issue Report

Here you can find a simple Issue Report template in Microsoft Word/Excel format, along with explanation on how to use it.


Wait! You don’t create an Issue Report for each an every issue. It’s used when you want to ask Project Board for advice.

The report mainly a representation of the record in the Issue Register, plus your opinion about possible solutions. Also leave a place for the decision of the board. They will add it to this document, sign it, and return it.

Finally, remember that the Project Board is supposed to be focused on the high-level aspects of the project, and the Executive has appointed you to take care of issues, unless they are out of tolerance. So, it’s fine to ask for their advice sometimes, but you’re not supposed to do it all the time!


The template has these main sections:

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