Covid-19 Update

Alert Level 2
Most Council facilities are open and will be operating under the Level 2 guidelines, keep an eye on our Facebook page for regular updates or visit our Covid-19 Services and facilities page. For up to date information about alert levels, community cases, and getting tested visit and

Government Updates Ministry of Health Porirua City Council facilities & services Covid-19 welfare information

What's happening?

There’s a lot going in Porirua with Transmission Gully, the Kenepuru Landing housing development, the proposed Adventure Park and the Porirua Development. Our 30-year Growth Strategy will help drive and shape the city.

Transmission Gully

Porirua is the centre of one of New Zealand’s largest transport projects in more than a century – Transmission Gully.

Housing & construction

If you’re involved in housing and construction in any capacity – make a beeline for Porirua. We have a huge amount of development underway – and business is booming.

Education & research

Porirua is a centre for learning with two major crown research institutes, three tertiary institutions, and a teaching hospital.