Due Diligence

This guidance has been developed by CollaborationNI to help voluntary and community organisations understand what is meant by the term ‘due diligence’.
Due Diligence
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In a collaboration or merger due diligence is the process of investigation undertaken by each organisation to ensure they obtain a good understanding of all the organisations involved, their assets, liabilities and potential risks involved in working together. 

This guidance note will help you:

  • Better understand what due diligence is
  • Understand what the major areas of investigation should be
  • Have an overview of how a due diligence exercise is carried out
  • Understand how to act on the finding of due diligence.

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