Project Initiation Documentation

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


When we’re done with starting up the project, we will initiate it, i.e. set strategies and create the high-level plan (Project Plan), which in turn, makes it possible for us to replace the Outline Business Case with a real Business Case.

When we approach the end of the initiation stage, we will package everything, and this package is what we call Project Initiation Documentation. So, as you see in the template, most of the content is just references to external documents.


The template has these main sections:

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