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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 provide a range of business and employment opportunities, attract new residents and visitors to the city, and contribute to an economically strong and prosperous region


  • promote and support economic growth.
  • lead regional thinking and connectedness.
  • are open for business.
  • are digitally connected.
  • provide 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.