This briefing sheet will explain what a feasibility study is and how to go about carrying out your own feasibility study. It will show you what your feasibility study should include to make the best case for your project. It will also be useful if you are thinking of applying to the Lottery for funding for a feasibility study for your project and gives tips for applying to the Lottery. Finally, it lists sources of advice and information you can consult for more help.

If you are preparing an application for funding from the National Lottery or elsewhere, or planning a capital project, this briefing should also be useful to you.

In this Briefing your plans are called ‘the project’ whether they are a building project or the purchase of equipment.

Download Briefing 9 - Feasibility Studies