Drones are becoming more popular, but make sure you obtain a permit when flying over Council land.
If you want to light an outdoor fire, check if you need a fire permit.
Kāti before you serve a drink! If you're planning to sell or supply alcohol to the public, you need a licence.
Food stall sellers don't need a licence, but registered food businesses do need one. Find out what you need to do to keep your customers safe.
Porirua City has talent! Buskers we want to see and hear your skills, but first get in touch for a permit.
Merry-go rounds, jet skis, parasails, and mini bikes are great fun but you'll need a permit to operate one, whether it’s on public or private property.
If you are organising an event, or planning some work that requires a road to be closed temporarily, please apply for a permit first.
If your building project involves road works there are a few things to consider before starting out.
If you're driving an overweight or oversized vehicles, please watch out for our roads and bridges. Some are off limits.
Porirua City has some iconic boat sheds across Titahi Bay, Camborne, Paremata, and Onepoto. Here we detail the rates and licenses that apply to each area.
Hairdressers, funeral homes and campgrounds require registration. If you are planning to start or buy a new business please apply for your certificate.
If you're setting up or buying a business that deals with hazardous substances please talk to us about resource consents and licensing first.