Transport & parking

Porirua City is a rare beauty in New Zealand – a city with free parking and great transport options.

Road safety

Find out about Porirua City's Road Safety Strategy and learn some road safety tips

Transport fees and charges

Transport fees and charges in Porirua City

Slips – who is responsible?

Affected by a slip? The following information outlines what action you should take, what help is available, and who might be responsibility for fixing a slip.

Sealing Porirua's roads

You'll find information about Porirua's annual road sealing programme on this webpage

Maintaining Berms

A berm or verge is usually a grass area between the road and your property or business. You'll find information on this page about how Porirua City maintains its berms.

Find a carpark

We have hundreds of free parks here in Porirua City. Park all day at the train station or shop till you drop for hours and enjoy free parking!

Paying parking fines and parking appeals

There are a few spots around the city with parking time restrictions – if you stay over time you may end up with a parking ticket.

Getting around Porirua

We have some great public transport here in Porirua City. You can get here by train and travel around the city by bus or taxi.

Electric vehicle charging

Low emission vehicles really are the way of the future. It's easy to power up your electric car in Porirua City with a charging station in the centre of town.

Improving Porirua's roads and footpaths

We're working to make Porirua's roads and footpaths safer and easier to use for pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles. Learn about current roading projects, our maintenance plans, and tell us what needs fixing.

Street lights

Find out what to do if the streetlights are out in your area and who fixes them.