Submissions on the Bay of Plenty Regional Council's 2014/2015 draft annual plan close today at 4pm.
The proposed annual plan includes a proposed general rates rise. This would mean an average increase per property of $2 per year.
Submissions can be made on the regional council's website www.boprc.govt.nz or at regional council offices.
The deadline for submissions on the Tauranga City Council's 2014/2015 draft annual plan is also looming.
Submissions can be made to the Tauranga City Council until 5pm on Tuesday, April 22.
An open day will be held from 11am to 2pm today at the council chambers on Willow St for people wanting to discuss the city plan.