You have an apple in front of you. If you wish you can eat it. This is Life.
But it's not the same with corporate apple. There is a procedure that has to be followed.
You have an apple in front of you. Even if you wish, you can't eat it. You need to get an approval from your manager to confirm that the apple is plucked from the tree and can be eaten. Your Project Manager should assign you as a resource to the task of eating an apple.