A growing, prosperous city

We want to develop a robust, well-connected and sustainable economy in Porirua City

We are a growing city at the heart of the Wellington region. We want a city that provides a range of business and employment opportunities, attracts new residents and visitors to the city, and contributes to an economically strong and prosperous region

We want to have a city that:

  • promotes and supports economic growth.
  • leads regional thinking and connectedness.
  • is open for business.
  • is digitally connected.
  • provides critical infrastructure to support economic development.

Performance indicators

The performance indicators for this priority are:

  • improved rate of growth of Porirua Gross Domestic Product.
  • improve rate of growth of employment in Porirua.