"Do we need a policy on this?": decision flowchart

Use our downloadable flowchart to help you make the right decision on whether you need a policy or not.

Last reviewed on 18 April 2023
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  1. Download the flowchart

Download the flowchart

Use this flowchart as a decision helper before writing a new policy. It will help you determine whether the policy is really what you need, or whether you could achieve the same outcomes by another means.

You can also use this flowchart when reviewing an existing policy to sense-check whether you still need it, or can trim it down.

KeyDoc: do we need a policy on this - decision flowchart PDF, 131.2 KB