Your Mayor

Mike Tana is the Mayor of Porirua City. He was elected in 2016 for a term of three years. Say kia ora when you spot him.

Korero mai Mike Tana

Phone (business hours): (04) 237 1400 


Post: The Mayor, Porirua City Council, 

PO Box 50218, Porirua, 5240

Facebook: @AmazingPorirua

Mayor Mike Tana

Mike's news highlights

news - making it happen fund

Cash for cool ideas

If you’re a young person with a great idea Porirua City may have the funding you need to help make it happen.

24 Sep 2018
Māori Language Week Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

Māori Language Week - Kia Kaha Te Reo Māori

Porirua will come alive to the sights and sounds of Te Reo Māori as the city says Haere Mai to Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori.

7 Sep 2018
Porirua City Centre

Porirua City Council maintains AA credit rating

Porirua City Council has again received a gold star by Standard & Poor’s with an AA credit rating.

31 Aug 2018

Hui with Mike

You can ask to have a meeting with the Mayor to discuss any issues or ideas you have about our city.

Email and tell us:

  • your name and contact details
  • the name of your organisation or group
  • the reason you’d like to meet with the Mayor.

We’ll make an appointment for you to meet the Mayor. 

We need at least two weeks to set up the meeting. If we think your request could be met by a council officer, we’ll refer you to them and they’ll follow up with the Mayor.

Invite Mike to your event?

Would you like the Mayor to come to your event? 

Email and tell us:

  • your contact details
  • the name of the event or function
  • the time and date it will be held
  • the name of your organisation
  • the reason you’re inviting the Mayor (for example, to make a presentation or give a speech). 

We need at least three weeks’ notice of your event. If the Mayor can’t attend, your invitation will be extended to the Deputy Mayor or another councillor.