|Process ||Overview ||Smaller project? |
Prepare planned closure
Prepare premature closure
Hand over products
Customer and supplier must agree that the project has met its objectives with no outstanding problems/requests. Documentation preserved for later audits.
Notification of the release of resources can be informal
Follow on action recommendations still rquired
Evaluate the Project
Provides a mechanism for improvement of PM quality/ to learn lessons from the past. May form part of the PMs appraisal process and also the appraisal of suppliers.
End Project Report may be less rigorous with PB approval.
Recommend project closure
Formal end-point for the project