KPMG has worked with over 100 public sector bodies to produce a practical guide to preparing robust business cases to support both routine and strategic investment decisions.
As the pressure on local authority finances continue, the role of major investment and transformation decisions will only become more critical to delivering a sustainable future. Robust business cases are vital to ensuring investment choices have the best chance of delivering success.
This report offers a brief exploration of the critical role that business cases play in local authorities and considers:
Our quick reference guide helps to ensure your business case process is fit for purpose in an environment where the balance between proportionality and robust analysis is of paramount importance.
It provides a basis for assessing the risk presented by proposed projects, allowing you to scale your business case process accordingly. It sets out the key attributes of a business case for both high and low risk projects.
For more information download our 'How to build a business case' guide.