Long Term Plan
This page describes Bay of Plenty Regional Council's Long Term Plan and contains links to the LTP document and LTP summary document. It also includes policies that sit within the Plan. It describes how Annual Plans fit within the 10 year cycle and provides a link to our Annual Plan page.
Long Term Plan 2015-2025
Council adopted its Long Term Plan 2015-2025 and supporting policies on 25 June 2015.
You can download the adopted Long Term Plan and supporting policies on this website. Hardcopies of the Long Term Plan and supporting policies are available upon request. You can request a hard copy by calling 0800 884 880.
Long Term Plan 2015-2025 Summary Document (5.79MB, pdf)
Long Term Plan
Council also adopted the following policies on 25 June 2015. These policies were developed alongside the Long Term Plan and were adopted following a public consultation process with the Long Term Plan 2015-2025.
Asset Management Plans
Council adopted its Asset Management Plans on 25 June 2015. These plans set out how Council manages its Regional Parks and Rivers and Drainage assets at an operational level. More information about these plans may be found on the following page:
Annual Plans are prepared in the years between each Long Term Plan. These plans set out what we propose to do that year, how much it will cost and how we will fund it.
Once the Long Term Plan is in place, the Annual Plan process continues, but the focus is on year-to year budgets. The Annual Plans produced in the intervening years support the Long Term Plan, and their primary purpose is to provide the base for setting and assessing rates.