The Project Planning Checklist
Project planning is a crucial and often complicated first step in the project management processes. Having a checklist of discussion points to consider during planning can be useful to ensure that everything is considered. It is a great tool to use during brainstorming especially.
David Allen of www.projectkickstart.com has compiled a handy list of points that should get you going. They cover all aspects of the project from resources and stakeholders to operations and administration.