Decision Making Framework — Risk Acceptance Form and Tool (RAFT)
The purpose of this form is to provide a consistent framework for the Service that can be leveraged within a unit’s existing governance or management approval processes to clearly document business decisions in the context of risk appetite and/or acceptance. This document can be used in various ways, including the following:
1) a framework to assess various options in making decisions for achievement of objectives,
2) a guide to articulate rationale behind those decisions within the context of risk appetite, and
3) a documentation trail to support these business decisions. Refer to the end of this document for instructions and additional guidance regarding use of the tool.
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