Alerts & updates

If you're out and about, or just relaxing at home, you may notice things in your neighbourhood that need fixing – please let us know. You can call us on (04) 237 5089, email us at [email protected], use the free mobile app Antenno or use our Contact us or log a service request form through My Porirua


A free mobile app that sends you posts & alerts about places you care about – & lets you report issues directly to us. Download it or find out more today!

Bathing water quality

Find out whether it's safe to swim at our beaches.


Check here if there are flooding events in Porirua.

Road closures and temporary restrictions in Porirua City

Keep up to date with any long-term road closures or disruptions within Porirua City.

Sportsgrounds updates

We're letting you know when our sportsgrounds and courts are closed or have restricted use.

Track status

We're letting you know which tracks and walkways are closed or have restricted access.

Water disruptions (Wellington Water)

When we turn the water off for essential maintenance, we want you to know about it. To get alerts about outages to your phone, download the Antenno app.

Weed and pest control

Spraying of chemicals is carried out over Porirua for a variety of reasons, including managing invasive weeds on quality sports surfaces and placing a fungicide on our significant rose garden beds.