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 covid19.govt.nz and health.govt.nz.
No matter how big your project is – whether it involves renovating a multi-storey building or building a shed – you may need to apply for a building consent and/or a resource consent.
Looking to do a project that is slightly out the ordinary - then you might need a resource consent. Check in with us for free advice on where you stand.
If you're building a whare here in Porirua City you need to ensure you meet the Building Code so it lasts for the next generation.
Connecting your whare to the road with a new driveway? Here are all the details you need to know about vehicle crossings in Porirua City.
If you are subdividing land and want to name any new ara, let us know.
We're looking to the future – promoting proactive building practices that ensure mud and sediment don't fill up our Porirua Harbour.
A new national system for managing earthquake-prone buildings in New Zealand came into effect on 1 July 2017.
If you're looking to sell a property, showcase an upcoming event, put up an electioneering sign, promote a product with a sign or have a sandwich board sign, check with us first to see if you need a permit.