PROJECT DESCRIPTION: VCS Version 3
VCS Project Description Template
This template is for the development of VCS projects.
Instructions for completing the project description:
TITLE PAGE: All items in the box at the bottom of the title page must be completed using Arial 10pt, black,
regular (non-italic) font. This box must appear on the title page of the final document. Project descriptions
may also feature the project title and preparers’ name, logo and contact information more prominently on
the title page, using the format below (Arial 24pt and Arial 11pt, black, regular font).
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Instructions for completing the project description template are given under
the section headings in this template. All instructions must be followed, as set out in the VCS Standard.
Instructions relate back to the rules and requirements set out in the VCS Standard and accompanying
program documents. As such, this template must be completed in accordance with such documents, and
the preparer will need to refer to the VCS program documents and the methodology in order to complete
the template. It is also expected that relevant guidance, as it relates to the project and methodology, is
followed. Note that the instructions in this template are intended to serve as a guide and do not
necessarily represent an exhaustive list of the information the preparer should provide under each section
of the template.
All sections must be completed using Arial 10pt, black, regular (non-italic) font. Where a section is not
applicable, same must be stated under the section (the section must not be deleted from the final
All instructions, including this introductory text, should be deleted from the final document.