Next steps

Once you’ve finished your business case, run through the following checks to make sure everything is in order.

Double check your steps

  1. Double-check finances, including ‘on’ costs, with the help of the finance department.
  2. Make sure that the document is in the correct format.
  3. Check the spelling and arrange for the document to be proofread.
  4. Review it with a steering group.
  5. Once reviewed, send it to stakeholders for comment and feedback.
  6. Get the document signed off by the appropriate parties.
  7. Submit your business case at the best time of year to ensure funding.

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