Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs regarding the AXELOS portfolio in general can be viewed here.

P3M3 FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I (my organization) implement P3M3?

    The P3M3 self-assessment questionnaire is free to download from www.p3m3-officialsite.com/Publications/Publications.aspx.

    To implement P3M3 effectively we recommend that the questionnaire is undertaken formally with a P3M3 Registered Consultant (RC) from a P3M3 Accredited Consulting Organization (ACO).

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  • How does the P3M3 assessment process work?

    Each assessment will vary dependent on the organization and assessment desired. We recommend discussing your options and requirements with a P3M3 Accredited Consulting Organization (ACO). Details of all P3M3 ACOs can be found here.

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  • What assessment options are available?

    The P3M3 Standard is available freely to anyone for download from the P3M3 Official website. Organizations looking to improve their Portfolio, Programme and/or Project processes are able to do one of two things:

    • Conduct a self-assessment using the self-assessment questionnaire available from the P3M3 Official website
    • Use a Registered Consultant (RC) eligible to conduct Maturity Model Assessments to ascertain at what level of maturity they're currently at, and provide a roadmap which sets out and realizes a how the organization can achieve a higher overall level of maturity

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  • Where can I find details of P3M3 Accredited Consulting Organizations (ACOs) and Registered Consultants (RCs)?

    Details of all P3M3 ACOs can be found here

    All P3M3 RCs are associated with one or more of the ACOs.

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  • What level of assessment will my organization require?

    The level of assessment will depend on the nature of the organization and the outcomes desired. We recommend discussing your requirements and options with a P3M3 Accredited Consulting Organization (ACO). Details of all P3M3 ACOs can be found here.

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