Covid-19 Update


Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

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We know how important it is to keep in touch. We publish news in lots of different ways. These are our official media releases and other news updates.

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Speed limit reduced to future-proof Raiha St

The busy road will reduce from 70 km/h to 50 km/h.

23 Jun 2022
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Spicer Landfill charges to increase

The charges will be in place from 1 July.

22 Jun 2022
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Extension ideas for Spicer Landfill

The landfill is filling up faster than expected, and a draft design for extending it will be available for feedback soon.

21 Jun 2022
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Harbour project recognised as award finalist

Porirua City's Streamside Planting Project is in the running for an LGNZ award

17 Jun 2022
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Matariki is back in Porirua for 2022

We have a packed programme of star-filled events from 24 June to 3 July.

13 Jun 2022
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Elections 2022 - have your say

It's time to make sure you’re ready to vote, or to think about standing for Council yourself.

13 Jun 2022