Covid-19 Update

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Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

For up to date information about alert levels, community cases, and getting tested visit covid19.govt.nz and health.govt.nz.

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Event funding & sponsorship

We are keen supporters of arts, recreation, cultural heritage, events, festivals and sporting activities that benefit Porirua City's community.

Help and advice for event managers

We can offer advice and provide liaison with a range of other organisations and services such as:

  • managing an event
  • venues and facilities
  • Council permits and licences
  • funding and sponsorship
  • marketing and media tips

Contact our Event Coordinators on ph (04) 237 5089.

Events investment programme

Application close 24 May 2022

Arts, recreation, cultural heritage, events, festivals and sporting activities all contribute to making Porirua City a great place to live.  We support many of these events through our Events Investment Programme, either by providing financial assistance or some other contribution.

The aim of the Event Investment Programme is to:

  • Improve public perception and enjoyment of Porirua as a city and as host of events;
  • Support, encourage and help stage major events throughout the city; and
  • Promote and enhance the quality and variety of events hosted in Porirua.

Complete an application, making sure you follow the checklist and provide all the information we need: Event Investment Programme Application Form (60KB pdf). 

Contact us if you need more information by phoning (04) 237 5089.