IT Project Business Plan Template for DES
Make a copy of this template, remove any unnecessary sections, remove the Description and/or
Example text after reading and you are ready to start writing your business plan. As an
alternative, you could start with the IT Project Business Plan Template Shell document which
does not include any of the descriptions or examples.
Section 1 - Overview
Summary Description of Project
Description: A few sentences to a paragraph or two that describes the project in general. It
should clearly and simply outline the primary objective(s) of the project.
Scope/extent of project
Description: The boundaries of the project – particularly if it is a large project broken up into
smaller phases. It describes the starting and ending points for the project – what is included and
what is not. For example, a project to put a particular permit process online as quickly as
possible could have a scope that is limited to automating the existing process and