Is a Change Request Required for Defect Repair?
As you study for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam or even during your practice as a certified PMP®, you may end up questioning if a change request is required when a defect is found in a project. The answer to that is Yes. It is also required for minor fixes and even on things you are not sure needs to be fixed.
This article answers the questions to:
- What is a change request?
- Does every defect repair require a change request?
- Does every change request require the approval of the change control board (CCB)?
- Does every change request trigger the Perform Integrated Change Control (PICC) process?