Why Porirua

If you’re looking for a great place to work or a vibrant location to set up your business then join us here in Porirua. You’ll be among some of the most successful companies in New Zealand who call Porirua home including Whittaker's, New Zealand's most trusted brand. Take a look around and see what we can offer your business.

Rebel Business School Aoteoroa

A Rebel Business School Course is a FREE two-week intensive course, designed to help you make real progress quickly with your start-up idea or a business.

Destination Management Plan

We are kaitiaki of this place. We work together to protect the city, keep it working effectively and help it grow.

Developing Te Manawa

Te Manawa, our city centre, plays an important role as our city grows.

Economic growth in Porirua

Porirua City’s economy is surging ahead and outstripping the national economy in most indicators we monitor. Infometrics estimates that Porirua’s economy grew by 4.3% in the year to September 2022, nearly double the national rate of 2.6%.

Partners in business

Being successful in business takes a lot of work – and support.

Film-friendly Porirua

Porirua City provides a treasure trove of locations and talent for film makers.