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.
Through our democratic process, you have the opportunity to make decisions about local issues through your elected representatives on the council, and the Mayor and councillors have the support they need to perform their duties.
Democratic process also enables Porirua to be represented on the:
Cultural and recreational facilities play an important part in enriching our lifestyles and making Porirua City such a great place to live.
As part of our role, we:
We also manage community services such as:
We lead and support our community as it grows and changes, to make sure Porirua City can meet the challenges and needs of the future. We also consult with you to make sure planned economic and social development is appropriate and cost-effective.
Our activities in this area include:
As part of our role to protect health and provide for the welfare, wellbeing and interests of our community, we monitor and control activities that affect public health and safety in Porirua City, including:
We provide and maintain many of the essential services needed to keep Porirua City going, including: