The following is a general description of the content, which should be included in a functional brief. As each capital project will be unique, additional project specific information may be required.
In some instances, a generic brief may be available for a particular facility, e.g. community care units. For such projects the functional brief should be based on the generic brief.
In some projects, the functional brief may provide similar information to a blanning brief. However, the information provided should be in far greater detail. The functional brief should enclose all topics below.